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Published Dec. 17, 2018
Expiration date: 1/16/2019

NAME OF APPLICANT: Plaquemines Port Harbor & Terminal District c/o Matrix PDM Engineering, 3510 North Causeway Boulevard, Suite 515, New Orleans,  Louisiana 70112.

LOCATION OF WORK: Section 20, Township 17 South, Range 26 East, near Davant, Louisiana, in Plaquemines Parish, as shown on the attached drawings.          HUC: 08090100: Lower Mississippi River – New Orleans Latitude: 29.601581 Longitude: -89.859881

CHARACTER OF WORK: Clear, grade, and fill for the construction of a 200’x60’ parking area on the protected side of the Mississippi River levee and a 25’x68’ ramp, 35’x30’ building, 20’x18’ forklift shed, 160’x60’ parking area, and mooring dolphins for a 33’x90’ floating barge dock with a 25’x25’ pile supported crane platform on the unprotected side of the levee at approximately the 53.1 mile mark of the Right Descending Bank of the Mississippi River near Davant, Louisiana. The existing port ship facilities immediately upstream of the proposed facilities will be completely removed upon completion of the new facilities. Approximately 1.36 acres are to be filled with native material, gravel, and concrete and approximately 0.59 of these acres are wetlands. The impacts are proposed to be mitigated for at an approved off-site mitigation bank.