Constructed wetpond

Oak Springs

Glenrose Engineering was lead designer for the Oak Springs wet pond, a project by the City of Austin to provide storm runoff treatment in an existing storm detention facility. Key project elements included:

  • preserving an existing wetlands system;
  • accommodating proposed soccer fields and a retirement home;
  • calculating supplemental water requirements during dry periods; and
  • providing an educational opportunity for students in an adjacent elementary school.