Erosion above creek prompts street closure
Last updated 4/8/2020 at 3:38pm
A portion of Southmoor Drive in Fountain near the American Legion is scheduled to be closed on April 15 due to bank erosion along Fountain Creek that may compromise the stability of the road and create unsafe conditions for motorists and a concern for public safety. The City is monitoring the conditions of the road very closely and working with the Fountain Creek Watershed District on a solution.
Engineers have been monitoring this area for a long time, but the erosion occurred faster than anticipated, officials said.
All property owners in this location will still have access to their prop...