The new pedestrian bridge is higher than the old one, which constrained the creek and sometimes flooded the trail.
In the heart of Tigard, the remeandered creek and floodplain are easily accessible to park-goers by way of a new bridge and upgraded trails.
Ash-to-Main is the latest of many ecologically enhanced segments of Fanno Creek, one of Washington County’s most urban waterways.
The Ash-to-Main project uses highly effective revegetation tactics, including soil lifts, custom native seed blends, and bareroot trees and shrubs.
Fanno Creek, once a symbol of urban pollution, has become a popular walking, running and biking destination.