The Aberdeen City Council voted to accept funds for work on Fry Creek.
On Wednesday night the council approved a report to receive Chehalis River Basin Flood Authority funds for the Fry Creek Restoration Project.
The grant provides $150,000 for preliminary design of the restoration of Fry Creek, including hydraulic analysis.
Councilwoman Kathi Hoder said that the project is a necessity.
The resolution passed with only one no vote from Alice Phelps.