NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District is hosting two pre-scoping meetings to share information and gather public input on the St. Tammany Parish Flood Risk Management Study.
Feb. 11, 2020 6 p.m.
Mandeville Community Center
3090 E Causeway Approach
Mandeville, LA 70448
Feb. 12, 2020 6 p.m.
2056 2nd Street
Slidell, LA 70458
The study agreement was signed in January of 2020. These pre-scoping meetings are early in the study’s three-year process to gather information to inform the study as it begins. More public meetings will be held throughout the study process. The goal of the study is to develop alternatives to reduce flood damages caused by hurricane and rainfall events.
The study is 100 percent federally funded by the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 and the local nonfederal sponsor is the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Board.
Information about the study is available online for public review at: https://www.mvn.usace.army.mil/About/Projects/BBA-2018/studies/St-Tammany/.
Comments or information can be provided to:
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District
C/O Amy Dixon
7400 Leake Avenue New Orleans, LA 70118
Release no. 20-006