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Posted 8/20/2013

Release no. 2013-079


Contact
Tim Dugan
978-318-8264
cenae-pa@usace.army.mil

CONCORD, Mass. Bay Harbor Marina, Inc., is seeking a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District to conduct work in waters of the U. S. in conjunction with placing a new docking system and doing other work in Colchester, Vermont.

 

Bay Harbor Marina, Inc., proposes to place and maintain a new docking system, travel lift, moorings and bank stabilization at an existing commercial marina in Malletts Bay of Lake Champlain at 278 West Lakeshore Road in Colchester.

 

The proposed work involves the reconfiguration and expansion of an existing docking facility, the replacement of an existing travel lift, relocation of existing moorings, retention of an existing dinghy dock and the placement of bank stabilization at the marina.

 

The application for the federal permit was filed with the Corps in compliance with Section 404 of the Clean Water Act, which regulates the discharge or fill of material in U. S. waters, including wetlands; and with Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act, which provides for federal regulation of any work in, or affecting navigable waters of the U. S.

 

The public notice, with more detailed information, can be viewed on the Corps website at http://www.nae.usace.army.mil/Missions/Regulatory/PublicNotices.aspx.

 

Public comments on this proposal (File # NAE-2008-2790) should be forwarded no later than Sept. 20, 2013 to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, Vermont Project Office (ATTN: Michael Adams), 11 Lincoln Street, Suite 210, Essex Junction, Vermont 05452. Additional information is available from Permit Project Manager Michael Adams at 802-872-2893 or 978-318-8485 or by email to michael.s.adams@usace.army.mil.