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Published Nov. 5, 2018
Expiration date: 11/25/2018

NAME OF APPLICANT: Andre Smith Ventures, c/o Hydrik Wetlands Consultants,LLC., 2323 Highway 190 East, Suite 2, Hammond, Louisiana 70401.

LOCATION OF WORK: In wetlands (Latitude: 30.360772, Longitude: -91.006222) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in East Baton Rouge Parish, within the Amite basin in

hydrological unit (HUC 08070202), as shown on the attached drawings. 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 been deferred.

CHARACTER OF WORK: The applicant has requested an after the fact permit from the Department of the Army for the authorization to clear, grade, excavate and deposit fill and/or aggregate material to construct a 10 lot industrial/commercial development. Approximately 10,000 cubic yards of fill, from the excavation of an onsite pond, will be placed on site to achieve required grade elevations. The proposed project is situated on an 11.20 acre tract that has been determined to be comprised of 10.28 acres of uplands and 0.92 acres of forested wetlands. The proposed project will impact 0.92 acres of wetlands.