CONCORD, Mass. --
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application from Quonset Development Corporation for proposed work in Narragansett Bay at the seaward end of MacNaught Street in North Kingstown, Rhode Island.
The proposed project includes the installation of a bulkhead, a pile-supported pier, and a catwalk and dolphin system. The proposed project also includes removal of existing riprap along 183-linear-feet of shoreline and new riprap fill.
The Corps is soliciting comments from members of the public; federal, state and local agencies; Indian Tribes; and other interested parties to consider and evaluate the impacts of this proposed activity. The public notice with more detailed information is available for review on the Corps website at: https://www.nae.usace.army.mil/Portals/74/docs/regulatory/PublicNotices/2020/NAE-2020-01388.pdf
Public comments on this proposed work by Quonset Development Corporation should be forwarded no later than Oct. 22, 2020, to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, Attn: Michael S. Wierbonics, Regulatory Division, 696 Virginia Road, Concord, MA 01742 or by email to Michael.S.Wierbonics@usace.army.mil. Please reference file # NAE-2020-01388.
Release no. 20-074