Scoping Information for Canal Diversion Dam Modification/Removal EIS
The National Park Service in cooperation with the Ohio EPA has initiated an Environmental Impact Statement that analyzes the potential impacts of modification and/or removal of the Canal Diversion Dam on the Cuyahoga River at Station Road.
A variety of background documents have been completed and are available for review below including:
-Cuyahoga River HEC-RAS Study
-National Register Assessment of the Brecksville Diversion Dam
-Cuyahoga River Canal Diversion Dam - Alternative Flow Options
-History of the Brecksville Dam
- A Summary of Previous Public Input (added 10-27-09)
- Slides from the 10-28-09 Public Meeting Presenation (added 10-29-09)
A Notice of Intent (also below) was published in the Federal Register on July 24, 2009. We accepted public input on this proposed action through November 28, 2009.
Added 11-09-10: A ground penetrating radar survey of the dam pool was completed which successfully located the old Pinery Dam under water. You may download the report below.
Comment Period: 07/24/2009 - 11/28/2009