Stormwater Management Projects

The following projects address creek flooding.  Funding sources include:

Johnson County Stormwater Management Program (75%)

City of Olathe Stormwater Utility Fees (25%)  See Utility Rates.

Call the stormwater manager at (913) 971-9071.

Contact us via OlatheConnect


Indian Creek - This project will address street and house flooding that occurs on East College Way Street, South Lindenwood Drive and South Willow Drive. The project includes the construction of street and bridge improvements, retaining walls and channel widening. HNTB was selected to design this project. Trinity Excavating & Construction was awarded the construction contract. Construction is underway and anticipated to be complete in Fall 2014.
 

Indian Creek - This project will address street and house flooding on East 151st Street, South Lindenwood Drive, South Stagecoach Drive and East 153rd Street. The project includes the construction of street pavement and a new multi-cell box culvert on East 151st Street, retaining walls and channel widening. Phelps Engineering was selected to design this project. VF Anderson Builders LLC was awarded the construction contract. Construction is underway and anticipated to be complete in late Fall 2014.
 

Indian Creek - This project will address home and street flooding in the vicinity of Lindenwood Drive and 153rd Terrace. Improvements will include a new concrete box culvert and channel widening. Phelps Engineering was selected to design this project. VF Anderson Builders LLC was awarded the construction contract. Construction is underway and anticipated to be completed in late Fall 2014.
 

Indian Creek - This project will address home and street flooding in the vicinity of Sheridan Street and Winterbrooke Drive. Improvements will include a new bridge, channel widening and home buy-outs.  HNTB has been selected to design the project. Design will be completed in late 2014 with construction planned in 2015. 
 

Mill Creek - This project will address house and street flooding in the area of  Mulberry and Cherry Streets. The project will include culvert and channel improvements with the buy-out of two homes. Phelps Engineering was selected to design this project. The design has been completed.  Construction is planned in the summer or fall of 2014.
 

Little Cedar Creek – This project will address house and street flooding along Little Cedar Creek in the area of West Park Street to West Elm Street. The project will include culvert and channel improvements with the potential buy-out of 15 homes. Phelps Engineering was selected to design this project. Preliminary design is currently underway in the summer of 2014 with full design to be complete in early 2015. The first construction phase is anticipated in 2015 with a possible second phase in 2017.