US Army Corps of Engineers
Jacksonville District

Pinellas County FL Feasibility Study (I)

 

March 2019

FACT SHEET
Pinellas County FL Feasibility Study (I)
Investigation (I)
Congressional Districts: 12, 13

1. DESCRIPTION

The purpose of this study is to address protection of critical infrastructure, reduction of structure damages, and evacuation route protection in response to the risks and effects of coastal storms and associated impacts such as sea level rise, storm surge, and extreme wind and tidal effects.   

2. FUNDING

a. P.L. 115-123: Bi-Partisan Budget Act of 2018, Supplemental:

 
Current Working Estimate $2,000,000
Allocation thru FY18 $100,000
Allocation for FY19 $300,000

 

3. SPONSOR

Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners
14 South Ft. Harrison Avenue
Clearwater, Florida 33756

4. STATUS

This study started its official three year timeline in October 2018 and will conclude with a Chief’s Report in September of 2021.