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Published Aug. 19, 2013
Expiration date: 9/18/2013

NAME OF APPLICANT:  Chef Menteur Credit Co., LLC, c/o John Chance Land Surveys, Inc., 900 South College Road, Lafayette, Louisiana, 70503.

LOCATION OF WORK:  The project site is located along the north side of Lake Borgne near Alligator Bend approximately 15 miles northeast of Chalmette in Orleans Parish, Louisiana.

CHARACTER OF WORK:  The proposed project includes hydraulically dredging 2,698,220 cubic yards of native material from 118 acres of waterbottoms in Lake Borgne for placement within 567.8 acres of open water and broken marsh all for the development of Phase III of the Chef Menteur Pass Mitigation Bank.  An additional 22.1 acres of brackish marsh will be utilized for construction rights-of-way.