Cuddy Family Midtown Park Rain Garden

Picture11Youth Employment in Parks will construct two rain gardens west of the park on the great lawn and at the north end of the speed skating loop.

Project Objective:

  • Construct two rain gardens
  • Dig out drainage to divert runoff for rain garden
  • Create a pervious surface to decrease erosion
  • Plant native plants for rain garden

YEP Education:

  • Impervious surfaces, runoff, and erosion
  • Rain gardens
  • Water quality: excess nutrients and contaminants