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Canaveral Harbor, FL (Sand Bypass)

March 2018


FACT SHEET

Canaveral Harbor, FL (Sand Bypass)

Construction (C)

Congressional Districts: 7, 8

1. DESCRIPTION

The project includes a sand bypass system which transfers sand around the Canaveral Harbor Inlet and extension and sand tightening of both the north and south jetties. Economic benefits due to project implementation are based on reduced maintenance dredging of the Federal channel and the prevention of loss of lands and on-shore structures.

2. FUNDING

Estimated Total Cost $204,300,000
Estimated Federal Cost $199,500,000
Allocation thru FY17 $56,871,000
Allocation for FY18 $0
President’s Budget FY19 $0

3. SPONSOR

Canaveral Port Authority
P.O. BOX 267
Cape Canaveral, FL 32920-0267

4. STATUS

The project includes a sand bypass system which transfers sand around the Canaveral Harbor Inlet and extension and sand tightening of both the north and south jetties. Economic benefits due to project implementation are based on reduced maintenance dredging of the Federal channel and the prevention of loss of lands and on-shore structures.

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