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Section 408 Review of Sand Maintenance and Structural Activities, Sandbridge Beach, Virginia Beach, Virginia
Interested parties are hereby notified of a request for permission to alter a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) project pursuant to Section 14 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 U.S.C. Section 408) that has been received and will be evaluated by the Norfolk District. Written comments, including any objections to the proposed alteration, stating reasons therefore, are being solicited from anyone having an interest in the requested alteration. The action being considered is located in Sandbridge, Virginia Beach, Virginia and has the potential to impact the Sandbridge Beach Erosion Control and Hurricane Protection Project. The action is proposed at 2852 Sandfiddler Road and includes the construction of a bulkhead on private property and the relocation of excess sand back onto Sandbridge Beach.
District schedules mosquito management spraying for Craney Island for Wednesday
NORFOLK, Va. — The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, has scheduled aerial mosquito treatment for 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 18th over the federal property on Craney Island.
The Nature Conservancy, Virginia Aquatic Resources Trust Fund sponsor, proposes to establish, design, construct and operate the MJ-13 James River Mitigation Site in Powhatan, Virginia, with the public notice comment period ending September 11.
Gathright Dam’s second pulse release set for Wednesday
COVINGTON, Va. – Gathright Dam operators are scheduled to conduct the year’s second water-pulse release from Lake Moomaw on Wednesday, August 11.
The City of Virginia Beach proposes the continued fill of 20 acres of excavation-induced surface waters at their Whitehurst Borrow Pit Dredged Material Management Area located off Oceana Blvd., as dredge disposal has been reclaiming the borrow pit since 2010. Public comment period ends August 11.
Gathright Dam’s first pulse release set for Wednesday
COVINGTON, Va. – Gathright Dam operators are scheduled to conduct the year’s first water-pulse release from Lake Moomaw on Wednesday, July 21.
CENAO-WRR NAO-1995-08595 (Hazel River)
The proposed compensatory mitigation site (Site) is located west of the intersection of Ryland Chapel Road and Crookes Farm Road near Rixeyville in Culpeper County, Virginia.
NOTICE OF RELEASE OF THE DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF THE MASTER PLAN AT DEFENSE SUPPLY CENTER RICHMOND, VIRGINIA.
The Defense Logistics Agency announces the release of the draft environmental assessment for implementation of the 2019 Master Plan at Defense Supply Center Richmond located in Chesterfield County, Virginia.
Lyon Shipyard proposes dredging and the construction of a travel lift and piers in Norfolk, Virginia, on the Eastern Branch of the Elizabeth River, with a public comment period ending Aug. 6.
PROJECT DESCRIPTION AND PURPOSE: HEDR Hartland LP proposes to modify the existing authorized Hartland Phase II permit to include additional impacts to construct Phase III of a residential development at the subject location.
Norfolk District invites public to virtual change of command ceremony July 8
NORFOLK, Va. – Col. Brian P. Hallberg will assume command of the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in a change of command ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m. July 8 at the city’s Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center. The public may view the ceremony live on the District’s YouTube channel and Facebook page.
Section 408 Review of Sand Maintenance Activities, Sandbridge Beach, Virginia Beach, Virginia
The considered actions may impact the Sandbridge Beach Erosion Control and Hurricane Protection Project and include removing excess sand that has migrated onto private property for relocation onto Sandbridge Beach.
Public comment closes July 22 for the Pamunkey Indian Tribal Gaming Authority proposal of construction and dredging on and near the Elizabeth River's eastern branch for an slated resort casino in Norfolk, Virginia.
Gathright Dam pulse release canceled as river conditions ‘favorable’
NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials have canceled the upcoming pulse release scheduled for Wednesday, June 23 at Gathright Dam in the Alleghany Highlands of Virginia near Covington.
The applicant is proposing the construction of a new interchange to reduce current and future traffic congestion at the intersection of Balls Ford Road and the Prince William County Parkway (Route 234).
District schedules mosquito management spraying for Craney Island June 17
The Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, has scheduled aerial mosquito treatment for 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. June 17 over the federal property on the Craney Island Dredged Material Management Area in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Public comment for the dredging of a navigation channel, community turning basin and private mooring areas for four property owners in Crab Creek, Norfolk, Virginia, closes July 14.
Corps to host virtual stakeholders public meeting for Gathright Dam pulse releases
COVINGTON, Va. – The Norfolk District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is hosting a virtual stakeholders public meeting on June 15 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to learn more about the Gathright Dam and the upcoming scheduled pulse releases. Members of the public are encouraged to attend and ask questions.
The Norfolk District received a joint permit application for Federal and State permits. The applicant proposes to place fill in waters of the U.S. for a mixed use residential and industrial development in Augusta County, VA.
USACE hosts FNOD Restoration Advisory Board virtual meeting June 3
SUFFOLK, Va. — Restoration efforts at the Former Nansemond Ordnance Depot (FNOD) remain an ongoing priority for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). Community members can learn more about this Formerly Used Defense Site (FUDS) and hear the latest cleanup progress during the project’s quarterly Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) virtual meeting scheduled for 6:15 to 8:15 p.m. June 3 via Webex.
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