Winnecke Administration Requesting $2.2 Million for North Iroquois Drive Drainage System Upgrade

Flooding near North Iroquois Drive

(June 24, 2019) – Mayor Lloyd Winnecke is seeking $2.2 million to fix flooding and drainage issues in the East Side neighborhood near North Iroquois Drive.

City Engineer Brent Schmitt said the neighborhood has experienced flooding for at least 20 years. With continued development in the surrounding area, flooding has recently worsened.

“Through cooperation with neighboring property owners, City Engineer Brent Schmitt designed a series of improvements to alleviate continued flooding in the neighborhood,” said Mayor Winnecke.

City Council will hear the request and vote on the second and final reading of the $2.2 million finance ordinance at tonight’s meeting.