Project Profile:

Boise State University, Barnes Towers Dorm

Project Summary

The water table is high here so a low profile underground system works well. Rainstore3 allows double use of this land for a detention basin and a parking lot. There is a Grasspave2 site on the campus as well at the new Recreation Center.

Address

Capital Boulevard and University Drive, Boise, ID

Install Size

576 units

Designer

N.A.

Contractor

Idaho Sand and Gravel, PO Box 1310, Nampa, ID 83653-1310, contact Eric Howard, 208-429-8355

Project Gallery

Underwater-Stormwater Detention was installed at Boise State University, Barnes Towers Dorm, Boise, Idaho, using Rainstore3.
View of twin John B. Barnes Towers. Rainstore3 is located in the parking lot to the south of the right tower.
Rainwater Storage was installed at Boise State University, Barnes Towers Dorm, Boise, Idaho, using Rainstore3.
Rainstore3 is located in this parking lot which is south of the South Tower. Look for inlets at either end of the underground detention pond.
A Subsurface Cistern was installed at Boise State University, Barnes Towers Dorm, Boise, Idaho, using Rainstore3.
Inlet is labelled with "Dump No Waste, Drains to River" are used commonly in the Boise area, not just for Rainstore3 installations.