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SWG-2017-00555 - Jefferson County Drainage District #7 - Taylors Bayou Turning Basin - Jefferson County, Texas

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Published March 18, 2021
Expiration date: 4/19/2021

Full Public Notice          Project Plans         Mitigation Plan

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:  The applicant received permission via an emergency procedure request to discharge fill material into waters of the United States (WOUS) during the rehabilitation of an existing floodwall in 2017.  Impacts included the installation of sheet pile walls, the discharge of 5 tons of riprap material and sand bags (1,150 cubic yards) to repair a scour hole, and installation of an additional 1,000-linear-foot of sheet pile wall.  The project impacted 0.71 acres of tidal wetlands, 0.04 acres of non-tidal wetlands, and 0.26 acres of tidal open water.  The applicant’s project plans are enclosed in 5 sheets as well as the mitigation plan in 21 sheets.