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Army Corps announces availability of Draft Environmental Assessment for proposed Downtown Montauk Stabilization Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District announces the availability of the Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA) with Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (DFONSI) for the proposed Downtown Montauk Stabilization Project and the opening of a 30-day review period, in which the public can submit written comments. [Read More]
Published: Aug-27-14

Work starts on $3.8 million U.S. Army Corps of Engineers maintenance dredging project on the Raritan River

Crews under contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, have begun maintenance dredging operations on the Raritan River Federal Navigation Channel. The Army Corps of Engineers recently awarded a $3.8 million contract to Norfolk Dredging of Chesapeake, Va., to carry out the work, which involves the removal of approximately 600,000 cubic yards of material from the channel. [Read More]
Published: Aug-05-14

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Fire Island Inlet to Moriches Inlet stabilization project receives biological opinion from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

                        -- Review concludes project will not jeopardize endangered species --NEW [Read More]
Published: Jun-02-14

Army Corps and NJDEP to host two public information sessions regarding ongoing Rahway River Basin Flood Risk Management Feasibility Study

Public Information Sessions Geared Toward Informing Public About Alternatives Being Evaluated And [Read More]
Published: May-21-14

Army Corps of Engineers begins sand pumping at Rockaway Beach, restoring coastline severely damaged by Hurricane Sandy

NEW YORK – Crews working for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, began placing nearly 3 million cubic yards of sand onto Rockaway Beach in recent weeks as part of the second of two major sand placement contracts to repair and restore the engineered beach there to reduce coastal storm risks to the community there, which was left even more vulnerable to coastal storms after Hurricane Sandy. [Read More]
Published: May-01-14

Army Corps Completes Blasting in the Arthur Kill Channel

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers personnel observe shipping lane deepening being performed in the Arthur Kill Channel between the New York Container Terminal, Staten Island, New York and Elizabeth, New Jersey. Drilling and underwater blasting in the Arthur Kill Channel was completed on this contract during the last week in April 2014. [Read More]
Published: Apr-30-14

Army Corps of Engineers completes dredging Mattituck Inlet, replenishing beaches to the east

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, NY District, in conjunction with the Town of Southold and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, announce the placement of nearly 100,000 cubic yards of sand replenishing severely eroded beaches to the east of Mattituck Inlet that will improve coastal-storm risk reduction. [Read More]
Published: Apr-14-14

Army Corps Continues Progress on Rahway River Basin Flood Risk Management Feasibility Study

Public Information Sessions to be scheduled to detail several alternatives to be considered for further evaluation. [Read More]
Published: Apr-09-14

Army Corps announces availability of Draft Environmental Assessment for proposed Fire Island Inlet to Moriches Inlet Stabilization Project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District announces the availability of the Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA) for the Fire Island Inlet to Moriches Inlet Stabilization Project and the opening of the window for the public to submit written comments regarding it [Read More]
Published: Mar-17-14

Army Corps and NJDEP announce completion of Phase 1 of Passaic River Basin Flood Risk Management General Re-evaluation Study

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection announce the completion of Phase 1 of the Passaic River Basin Flood Risk Management General Re-evaluation Study and the availability of the Preliminary Alternative Analysis Report to the public. [Read More]
Published: Mar-06-14
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