Army Corps of Engineers Issues Public Notice to Quogue Village Residents

CCQ has obtained notice that a public comment period has been opened by the US Army Corps of Engineers regarding the permit application for a dredging project in Quogue.

The Corps is soliciting public comments to consider and evaluate the impacts of the project and has stated that any person may request, in writing, that a public hearing be held to collect information necessary to consider the application.

The comment period expires on August 5th.

If you would like to submit a comment, please do so in writing and address to Naomi Handell, at naomi.j.handell@usace.army.mil by August 5th. Mailed letters may be sent to:

US Army Corps of Engineers
New York District
Jacob K. Javits Federal Building
New York, NY 10278

Please reference Public Notice Number NAN-2012-00011-EHA.

To read the public notice in its entirety, please click here.

For an in-depth and multi-faceted perspective on the proposed Quogue project (authored by Dr. Robert S. Young, Director of the Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines), please click here.

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