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MVN-2009-01517-EG

PN ALL
Published Feb. 21, 2022
Expiration date: 3/12/2022

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Dwayne Rovira, c/o Hydrik Wetland Consultants, Attn: Mike Henry, 2323 Hwy. 190 East, Suite 2, Hammond, LA  70401 (mike@hydrik.com)

LOCATION OF WORK:  At approximately Latitude: 30.477063, Longitude: -90.425772, off of  Interstate-12 south service road, in Hammond, Louisiana, in Tangipahoa Parish, as shown on the enclosed drawings.

Hydrologic Unit Code: 08070203 (Lake Maurepas- Tickfaw)

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, and place approximately 16,950-cubic yards of hauled-in clay/silt to facilitate the construction of an approximate 11-acre single-family residential development and an approximate 4-acre commercial development.  A portion of the commercial development has been previously constructed and the applicant is also seeking to resolve unauthorized activities and associated project-related wetland impacts (1.13-acres) on the site.  The applicant proposes to compensate for unavoidable project-related impacts to approximately 6.15-acres of jurisdictional wetlands through the purchase of wetland credits from a Corps’ approved mitigation bank within the appropriate watershed. 

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.