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Published Dec. 7, 2020
Expiration date: 12/26/2020

NAME OF APPLICANT:  City of Baton Rouge, c/o CK Associates, 8591 United Plaza Boulevard, Suite 300, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809.

LOCATION OF WORK:  In Baton Rouge, Louisiana along South Choctaw Drive between North Flannery Road and Central Throughway (Latitude: 30.470297, Longitude: -91.029026 and Latitude:30.470669, Longitude:-91.010922) in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, within the Amite River in hydrological unit (HUC 08070202), as shown on the attached drawings.

CHARACTER OF WORK: The applicant has requested Department of the Army authorization to clear, grade, excavate and deposit fill and/or aggregate material to widen South Choctaw Drive between North Flannery Road and Central Throughway. The proposed roadway will be approximately a mile and half long and will expand to four 12-foot wide travel lanes, sidewalks and closed drainage systems on either side of the roadway. The total right-of-way will be 40 feet wide. The proposed project will include the filling of 0.06 acres of herbaceous wetlands and 1.35 acres of non-wetland waters of the U.S. with 5,029 cubic yards of earthen fill, 3,375 cubic yards of a stone base, 4,188 cubic yards of concrete.