River Banks in Post Falls Get A Makeover - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

River Banks in Post Falls Get A Makeover

POST FALLS, Idaho - The banks along the Spokane River in Post Falls are getting a makeover. Construction crews are restoring a heavily eroded shoreline caused by years of high water and heavy waves from boaters.

"The banks are undermining the vegetation," said Derek Waldo, Waldo Construction. "If nothing gets done, in a couple of years the trees on the shoreline will probably be coming down."

Post Falls recently received a one-time rebate from the East Post Falls Urban Renewal District, and put some of that money towards the project. The estimated cost of the project is just under $25,000.

Construction crews will be working to restore the banks at both Kiwanis Park and Black Bay Park. The project should be complete by the end of this week.

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