When Kirkkojärvi was drained from the path of Turunväylä, it turned from a flood lake into a controversial stick for decades. Lake activist Rainer Lahti does not understand why.
Here it would then flutter, after a decades break. Kirkkojärvi, which was drained from Tarvontie or Turunväylä road in the 1950s. Today, Kirkkojärvi is known as the residential area of the same name.
However, the lake is returning as an artificial lake. Or at least plans for its return have been planned. Nothing is certain yet, but it is not in itself new in Kirkkojärvi.