Whitewater Rafting cleans up on the river - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Whitewater Rafting cleans up on the river

Posted: Updated:

Whitewater clean-up on the Chattahoochee River brought out several onlookers on this Columbus Day.

People enjoying time off from work today seemed to be mesmerized by the view from the 14th Street Bridge. They saw a bulldozer removing debris, tree limbs and rocks from below the surface.

Uptown Columbus director Richard Bishop says the cleanup was planned as the peak season for rafting comes to an end. The rapids, however, will remain open year-round.

They also told us they expect about 17,000 customers to participate in whitewater rafting by the end of the month.

Copyright 2013 WTVM. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow

1909 Wynnton Road
Columbus, Ga. 31906

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WTVM. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.