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Did you know there is a river under downtown Bloomington? Miles of culverts under downtown Bloomington carry the Campus River from Dunn Meadow at Indiana Avenue to 1st Street and College Avenue, where it reappears as Clear Creek (see map).


A new Hidden River Pathway Project is on the way!

PRESS RELEASE 2.05.24: Milestone Begins Clear Creek Culvert Reconstruction Project with CBU

Please click here to see a 11/09/2023 presentation from the project engineer Etica Group.

Please click here to see a Hydraulic Analysis of Clear Creek in Downtown Bloomington





PRESS RELEASE 10.21.22: Hidden River Pathway Project Substantially Completed Ahead of Schedule

PRESS RELEASE 2.10.21: Hidden River Pathway Project Gets Underway to Reconstruct Downtown Stormwater Infrastructure


How can I find out more and see updates? 

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Please contact CBU at our 24-hour number if you have any questions or concerns! 812-339-1444.