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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Shipbuilders Creek Restoration Project

The Town of Webster is working on an innovative project during 2018 to restore and protect water quality in Shipbuilders Creek.  Resident and student participation is needed to make the project a success.  The Shipbuilders Creek Restoration Project is being implemented by the Town of Webster in collaboration with the Water Education Collaborative (WEC), Stormwater Coalition of Monroe County, Causewave Community Partners, Rochester Institute of Technology, Webster Central School District, and Monroe County Soil and Water Conservation District..This grant funded project* will provide assistance to eligible homeowners living in Shipbuilders Creek watershed for installation of green infrastructure practices on their property, including disconnecting downspouts, installing rain barrels and rain gardens, and planting vegetation on streamside properties in order to reduce storm water pollution and protect the Creek.  For a project overview, select the link below to view the Project Brochure:

Project Brochure

For more information on the project and upcoming events:

Restoration Project