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Published April 22, 2024
Expiration date: 5/12/2024
NAME OF APPLICANT: Lake Charles Harbor and Terminal District, c/o: Southland Environmental L.L.C., 510 Clarence Street, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601.

LOCATION OF WORK: Located in Calcasieu Parish, off of Bayou D’Inde Road along the Calcasieu Ship Channel, in Lake Charles, Louisiana, (lat. 31.86583, long. -93.306545), as shown within the enclosed drawings. (Hydrologic Unit Code 08080206, Lower Calcasieu)

CHARACTER OF WORK: Construct an offloading facility and dredging activities along the Calcasieu Ship Channel in Calcasieu Parish. The application is for a time extension to MVN 1998-03311-MG, which expired January 31, 2022. The facility will consist of two 134’ X 50’ concrete areas with winch and bollard pads, arch fenders, additional sheet piles, and an approximately 1,300’ X 130’ area of dredging along the existing
bulkhead in the Calcasieu River Ship Channel. Approximately 67,358 cubic yards of dredge material will be removed from the site and placed in an existing Corps Disposal Facility. CDF-7, the preferred disposal site, is approximately 254 and contains both non-wetlands and jurisdictional wetlands.