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MVN-2014-02710-WPP

Published July 10, 2017
Expiration date: 7/31/2017

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Parkway Village Investors, LLC c/o, Spooner & Associates. Attn: Scott Spooner, Post Office Box 12685, Lake Charles, Louisiana, 70612.

LOCATION:  Project located at Latitude 30.29819, Longitude -93.22177, in the community of Moss Bluff, in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana.

 DESCRIPTION:   Department of the Army (DA) permit, MVN-2014-02710-WMM, was originally issued to Investors Group of Louisiana, LLC, on October 26, 2015, and subsequently transferred to Parkway Village Investors, LLC on May 23, 2017.  The original DA permit was issued to clear, grub, and place approximately 18,000 cubic yards (cy) of native earthen material, approximately 12,000 cy of hauled-in structural fill, and approximately 7,000 cubic yards of concrete, all to facilitate construction of a shopping center development on a 15 acre tract of land.  The original permit review inadvertently assessed mitigation based upon the Corps’ Jurisdictional Determination, which determined total wetlands onsite to be 2.2 acres (ac).  The total proposed project impacts at the time of DA permit issuance was 1.8 ac.  The applicant originally provided compensatory mitigation for the entire 2.2 ac of onsite jurisdictional wetlands and requests that the DA permit be modified to allow construction of the entire 2.2 ac of onsite wetlands to include the construction of a residential subdivision.  The proposed residential subdivision would include the clearing, grubbing, and grading of approximately 5 acres, for a single and multi-family family residential development adjacent to the applicant’s commercial business park.  The applicant has not proposed any additional mitigation for project related impacts, as they feel all wetlands at the site were previously compensated under the original DA authorization.