JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District announces the award of an $8 million construction contract for the Miami-Dade County beach renourishment project, Bal Harbour.
The $8,059,599.50 contract was awarded to Cavache Inc. based in Pompano Beach, Fla.
This effort will restore eroded shoreline along Miami-Dade County within the Village of Bal Harbour. The sand source for the project will be the Baker's Haulover Flood shoal dredging and a sand truck haul. The project is scheduled to begin late this summer.
This project is 100 percent federally funded via the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-123), which goes toward projects that will reduce risk to communities damaged by storm events such as hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.
Additional information on Beach Erosion Control and Hurricane Protection Project Beach Bal Harbour is available at:
Contract information for Beach Renourishment Project, Bal Harbour Miami-Dade County, Florida is available at:
Project updates will be available on the web and social media, including the Jacksonville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/JacksonvilleDistrict/ and on Twitter @JaxStrong.
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