Structures

Christina-Taylor Green Memorial River Park | Marana, AZ

Client
Pima Co. Reg'l Flood Control District

Services

Civil Engineering
Surveying
Construction Management




New River Park along the Cañada del Oro Wash

Pima County Regional Flood Control District developed a river park on the east bank of the Cañada del Oro Wash. The park was renamed Christina-Taylor Green Memorial River Park in honor of the victims of the shooting tragedy in Tucson in which a gunman opened fire on U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.

The Psomas team designed the improvements to the river park which included a paved multi-use pathway; landscaping and irrigation; post and cable barricade; and culvert and drainage improvements.

Engineering services included project management, concept drawings, and construction plans for multi-use underpass ramps, a pedestrian bridge, and two staging areas including parking, irrigation, landscaping, drainage, and restroom facilities. The project also included biological/cultural assessments including acquisition of 404 and 401 permits.




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