Florida Keys Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study public meeting set

Published Aug. 29, 2019

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and non-Federal Sponsor, Monroe County, invite the public to attend two informational meetings on the Florida Keys Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study. The upcoming meetings are set for:

Sept. 11, 2019, 5-7 p.m.

Key Largo BOCC Room

Murray Nelson Government Center

102050 Overseas Hwy

Key Largo, FL 33037


Sept. 12, 2019, 5-7 p.m.

Key West Commission Room

Harvey Government Center

1200 Truman Avenue

Key West, FL 33040 

The purpose of the meeting is to provide the public an opportunity to learn more about the project alternatives and provide comments on the alternatives and the feasibility study.  The format of the meeting will be an informal open-house hosted by Monroe County, where the public can attend any time during the meeting hours and staff from the Corps of Engineers and Monroe County will be available to answer questions.  The Corps plans to prepare an Environmental Assessment to evaluate environmental impacts from reasonable project alternatives and to determine the potential for significant impacts.

The public is invited to submit comments at the meeting and/or submit comments by Oct. 12, 2019, to Kimberly Koelsch, USACE, via email/mail/telephone/at Kimberly.C.Koelsch@usace.army.mil; Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Norfolk District, ATTN: Kimberly Koelsch, Fort Norfolk, 803 Front St., Norfolk, VA 23510; or, (757) 201-7837.  

Patrick Bloodgood

Release no. 19-060