Bayville Coastal Storm Damage Risk Reduction Feasibility Study
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, in partnership with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), announces the availability of the Draft Feasibility Report for the Bayville, New York, North Shore of Long Island, Coastal Storm Risk Management Project (CSRMP). With the passage of the Hurricane Sandy Disaster Relief Appropriations Act of 2013 (P.L. 113-2), the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has been given the authority and funding to complete ongoing coastal storm damage risk reduction projects and studies in the Northeast. As part of the planning and implementation process for the authorized Bayville CSRMP, USACE has updated prior engineering and design efforts, physical surveys, and environmental compliance. Partners responsible for the development of the Feasibility Study included the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) and the Village of Bayville.
For more information, please read the Fact Sheet or contact the Project Manager if you have any questions regarding the Study.
The following links are to downloadable PDFs of the Draft Report, Environmental Assessment and associated documents for the North Shore of Long Island, Bayville Coastal Storm Damage Risk Reduction Feasibility Study. Comments received by March 21, 2016, regarding the Feasibility Study will assist in the agency’s evaluation of the project changes and will be reflected in the project record.
To submit written comments, contact:
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District
Planning Division (ATTN: Mr. Nathanael Wales)
26 Federal Plaza, New York, New York 10278-0090
Public comments can also be submitted by e-mail to: Grace Moses, firstname.lastname@example.org
For further project information contact Nathanael Wales: email@example.com
Comments provided will become part of the public record for this Feasibility Study. Comments submitted will be fully considered during the preparation of the final FS. All written comments, including names and address, will be made part of the administrative record, available to the public under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). The Administrative Record, or portions thereof, may also be posted on a Corps of Engineers’ Internet Web site. The acknowledgment of the receipt of comments or responses to individual letters and comments will not be provided but will be included and addressed in the final FS report.