Saint Mary’s Hospital Stream Restoration

Louisville, KY

E-Z Construction completed an innovative stream restoration project flowing adjacent to St. Mary’s Hospital in Louisville, KY. The project mitigated flooding issues which had previously caused millions of dollars in damage to the Hospital.

New green infrastructure engineering solutions were utilized consisting of natural materials placed in strategic locations along the stream to prevent future flooding and maintenance issues.

The project team consisted of HDR Engineering, Redwing Ecological Services, Jewish Hospital/St. Mary’s Hospital and E-Z Construction.

At A Glance

Key Elements

  • J Hook flow structures
  • Log Vanes
  • Boulder Retaining Walls
  • Concrete and Multi-Plate Arch Culverts
  • Prefabricated Pedestrian Bridge
  • Live Branch Layering


Jewish Hospital and St. Mary’s Healthcare, Inc.