An official website of the United States government.

This is not the current EPA website. To navigate to the current EPA website, please go to This website is historical material reflecting the EPA website as it existed on January 19, 2021. This website is no longer updated and links to external websites and some internal pages may not work. More information »

Success Story: Reclaiming the Waterfront

EPA’s Land Revitalization Program provided technical assistance to reconnect the city of St. Helens, Ore. to water by repurposing a wastewater lagoon. Assistance included development of a Strategic Action Plan on repurposing the lagoon.

You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.