CONCORD, Mass. – The fourth meeting of the Gould Island Restoration Advisory Board is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 in Jamestown, Rhode Island. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the Town of Jamestown Council Chambers located at 93 Narragansett Avenue in Jamestown, RI. The meeting is open to the public.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, working with local residents of Jamestown and the surrounding area, established a Restoration Advisory Board to support the Corps of Engineers environmental investigation activities at Gould Island in Narragansett Bay.
The Restoration Advisory Board was established to facilitate in providing information to the local community and to provide an avenue to address recommendations and concerns regarding the potential impacts the project may have on the community.
Membership of the Restoration Advisory Board has been established and the public at large is invited to attend the meeting. The board serves as a point of contact between the community and the Corps of Engineers.
If you would like more information on the meeting or the project itself contact Tony Silva, USACE Project Manager, at 978-318-8067 or send an email to Anthony.L.Silva@usace.army.mil.
Information on past meetings and the RAB mission can be found at http://www.jamestownri.gov/town-government/town-committees/gould-island-restoration-advisory-board.
Release no. 19-081