Lyons Post-Flood Projects

The information on this page features many of the projects that have, currently are, or plan to be undertaken by the Town of Lyons, since the 2013 flood. There may be additional projects that aren’t depicted in this information. 

All time frames are estimates, and are subject to change at any time. Planned projects are conditional to funding, timing, and other variants. Unforeseen circumstances may alter the scope, budget, or viability of any project. The information on this page is intended to provide an overview of Lyons' post-flood projects, for informative purposes only.

Post-Flood Projects Story Map

The following map illustrates the general locations tied to many of the post-flood projects. Click the points on the map to reveal basic information about the respective project, including project status, anticipated time frame and budget, a brief overview, and an image. 

Lyons Post-Flood Projects Story Map

Post-Flood Projects Story Map

Recovery Projects Update

Click here to be directed to the list of ongoing projects' updates, detailing progress and relevant information. Refer to this document for the latest on current and future projects, as its regularly updated by project managers and coordinating staff.

Recovery Projects Update >>

Lyons Ongoing Flood Recovery Projects List

Project Name
Completion Date
Public Works Facilities
Public Works operations and storage buildings, located in the eastern corridor
Complete April 2020
Bohn Park Phase II
Skatepark, ballparks, shelter, and trails
Construction Fall 2020
Lyons Valley River Park Construction of ponds, trails, irrigation, and landscaping Complete  
Affordable Housing Development An addition of up to 40 affordable housing units, located in the Lyons Valley Park subdivision Design/Permitting 2021
2nd Avenue Bridge
A free-span bridge, to mitigate flood impacts
Fall 2020
3rd Avenue/Park Street Pedestrian Bridge
Tentatively planning for a pedestrian bridge at 3rd Ave. and Park St. 
Apple Valley Waterline Relocating potable waterline from stream to more resilient location under Apple Valley Road Complete  
Eastern Corridor Utilities
To bring water and utilities to the Eastern Corridor, which includes new lift station; new force main; and three pressure reducing waterline connections. 

Roadway Repair & Paving Roadway replacement and curb, gutter, and stormwater drainage improvements Underway Summer 2020
St. Vrain Trail Extension
Path from McConnell Bridge to US 36
Future Project