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MVN-2015-0586-WJJ

Published July 31, 2017
Expiration date: 8/20/2017

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Westland Subdivision, LLC, c/o: Pangaea Conservation & Compliance, Attn: Leonard McCauley, P.O. Box 40345, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70835

 

LOCATION OF WORK: Located at the northwest corner of Houston River Road and Gill Drive, in Sulphur, Louisiana, in Calcasieu Parish (30.2881, -93.4321), as shown within the attached drawings. (08080206, Lower Calcasieu River Watershed).

 

          The work described below was partially completed prior to obtaining a Department of the Army permit and was in violation of Section 301 of the Clean Water Act.  All legal issues concerning the unauthorized work have since been deferred.

                                                        

CHARACTER OF WORK:  Clear, grade, excavate and deposit fill to construct a residential housing development with the purpose of supplying necessary housing for local citizens.  Fill operations will include the deposition of approximately 28,150 cubic yards of earthen material and 3,940 cubic yards of concrete into wetlands, as foundation for roadways, drainage amenities, facilities, and parking.  As proposed, the implementation of the project would impact approximately 43.33 acres of pine plantation wetlands.  If a Department of the Army permit is warranted, the applicant has proposed to mitigate any unavoidable wetlands impacts at an approved and acceptable mitigation bank within the N.O. District.

 

          The applicant may be required to fully or partially restore the site to pre-project conditions if issuance of a permit is determined to be contrary to the public interest.