J.M. Wilkerson Construction Co., Inc. was contracted to stabilize the river shoreline through bank armament and bank re-vegetation techniques in Gwinnett County, Georgia.
Pedestrian trails were upgraded by introducing new concrete and asphalt as well as decomposed granite walkways. Chain link and split rail fencing were also installed. Erosion prevention and mediation, kayak access, access walks to popular river shoals area, reforestation as well as extensive passive using picnicking, seating and hiking facilities, children’s playground and covered picnic shelter, signage improvements, demolition of existing decks and construction of a patio overlook complete with stone faced retaining walls and bridge replacement were also completed.
2005 ASLA Merit Award for Design