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Published April 18, 2022
Expiration date: 5/2/2022

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Colin Miguel Gauthreaux, 204 Brundrette Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605.

LOCATION OF WORK:  Bayou Plaquemine, Section 69, Township 9 South, Range 12 East, Parcel ID 0600723606, located at 62350 Bayou Jacob Road, Plaquemine, Louisiana, (30.248532, -91.286880), in Iberville Parish, as shown on the enclosed drawings, within Hydrologic Unit Code 08070300, Lower Mississippi – Lake Maurepas, Lower Grand Watershed.

The work described below was completed prior to obtaining a Department of the Army permit and was in violation of Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbor Act of 1899.  All legal issues concerning the unauthorized work have since been deferred.

CHARACTER OF WORK:  The applicant has requested an after-the-fact Department of the Army authorization to place approximately 50 cubic yards of concrete rip-rap along the shoreline of Bayou Plaquemine for bankline stabilization. In addition, the applicant proposes to install and maintain a 25-ft by 26-ft dock along with a walkway and stairs to moor a boat and is intended for private recreational use.  The structure will extend approximately 43 feet channel ward where Bayou Plaquemine’s width is approximately 240 feet wide.  Approximately 0.014-acre of non-wetland waters will be impacted with the structure installation and no impacts to jurisdictional wetlands.