In the large image, Proudfoot shares details of the massive planting along the banks of the Willamette River. Non-native plants were removed and more than 24,000 stakes, bulbs and shrubs were planted in January 2020 along the riverbank.
The Park is scheduled to be completed in the spring with an opening by mid-2021. There will be a community celebration commemorating the completion.
The walking tour continued on the soon-to-be-completed sidewalk along Annie Mims Lane and under the Ferry Street Viaduct. This road will be completed by spring 2021.
Construction crews take advantage of dry weather to pour a new section of Mill Street. This will be one of two gateways for people driving to the Downtown Riverfront. This street will connect to the new Annie Mims Lane.