Corps to host water management briefing in Stuart

Published Aug. 14, 2018

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District has scheduled a water management briefing with U.S. Rep. Brian Mast on Friday, August 17.

The briefing will take place in the city commission chambers at Stuart City Hall located at 121 Southwest Flagler Avenue in Stuart.  At the briefing, representatives from the Corps and the South Florida Water Management District will discuss the management of water in south Florida with the congressman.

“After our Army Corps team conducted several public meetings regarding specific ecosystem restoration projects over the past few weeks, I look forward to this week's visits with agency leaders and elected officials on both the east and west coasts,” said Col. Jason Kirk, Jacksonville District commander.  “I also look forward to this opportunity to provide an overall system update to the community near the St. Lucie Estuary.”

The public is welcome to observe the briefing and listen to federal and state officials have a dialogue with Mast.  The session is scheduled to run from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.

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John Campbell

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