Stormwater Quality Improvements at Hall's and Tackapausha Ponds, Under the Environmental Bond Act
Client: Nassau County Department of Public Works
Location: Hall's & Tackapausha Ponds
These projects were completed as part of Nassau County’s Environmental Bond Act.
Project involves stormwater quality improvements for a 3,000 acre watershed, including a baffle system to collect floatables and oils, a vegetative filter and a proposed sediment basin. Proposed system was designed upstream of Hall’s Pond, located in West Hempstead. Project also included preparation of NYSDEC and Army Corps permit applications.
Project involves stormwater quality improvements at the pond and its surrounding preserve, which are located in Seaford and fed by a 625-acre watershed. The preferred alternative includes replacement of deteriorating channels with natural stone/boulder lined channels and reconstruction of an existing weir. Project also included preparation of NYSDEC and Army Corps permit applications.