Tag: Mason Creek
  • NAO-1994-1166

    Expiration date: 10/24/2019

    Hampton Roads Connector Partners proposes to expand Interstate 64 in Virginia, including the Hampton Roads Bridge-Tunnel, from Settlers Landing Road in Hampton to the I-564 interchange in Norfolk. The total project length is about 9.9 miles, 1.8 miles of which is proposed tunnel and island expansion. The project will permanently impact 18.92 acres of subaqueous bottom, 0.4 acres of submerged aquatic vegetation, 3.75 acres of tidal wetlands and 0.86 acres of nontidal wetlands.

  • NAO-2014-0896

    Expiration date: 10/28/2015

    The city of Norfolk has proposed the mechanical dredging of approximately 55 acres of Mason Creek, from existing depths of 2.3 feet to dredge cut elevations of -4.5 feet to -3.5 feet. Approximately 165,000 cubic yards of dredged material will be removed, loaded onto trucks at two upland transfer sites, and then trucked to an approved upland disposal facility. The primary purpose of the project is to improve water quality. Comment period ends Oct. 28, 2015.