There's one piece of rock as big as a house.
They should put it on the market, list it on MLS, sell it to a foreign investor sight unseen and put the proceeds towards remediation of river's flow. Its Win-Win! Are you paying attention Councillor Bond?
Duh. Pump the water back to the other side of the dam.
Exactly my thought. But after opening the floodgates to let some water out to make some room for the pumped water.
Probably the financial justification would be the need for the access road, access could be built cheaper with a new short bridge at the top of Riverside Drive.
There is already a bridge at the top of Riverside drive. Only problem is that there is no service road anywhere near it on the Eastward side .