Virtual Public Meeting for Section 510 Middle Peninsula State Park Study (Middle Peninsula unit at Machicomoco State Park)   

Published Dec. 4, 2023
Expiration date: 12/18/2023

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk District (USACE) and the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) invite the public to attend an informational meeting about the Middle Peninsula State Park Feasibility Study, as part of the Section 510, Chesapeake Bay Environmental Restoration and Protection, Program. The purpose of the meeting is to provide the public an opportunity to learn more about the ecosystem restoration and shoreline protection project at DCR’s Middle Peninsula unit at Machicomoco State Park in Gloucester County, Virginia. 

The meeting is scheduled for Monday, Dec. 18 from 5 – 7 p.m. and will be held virtually via WebEx. To join the meeting, please use the following link:

Pursuant with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), the USACE plans to prepare a NEPA document to evaluate impacts from reasonable project alternatives and determine the potential for significant impacts.

The public is invited to submit NEPA scoping comments at the meeting and/or until Wednesday, Jan. 17.

Please submit comments or questions to Peyton Mowery, Biologist, via email (, telephone (757-201-7390), or mail at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk District, ATTN: Peyton Mowery, Planning and Policy Branch, 803 Front St., Norfolk, VA 23510.