Stay Engaged

USACE Virtual Public Meetings
Meeting Registration

Using a computer: Register for the public meeting at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/9000906063881945359
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join on the meeting date. We recommend doing a GoToWebinar system check before attending.
By phone: To listen in by phone, dial 415-655-0060and enter the Access Code 281-590-132 when prompted.

April 6

9 a.m. CDT

April 7

1 p.m. CDT

April 8

6 p.m. CDT

Community Conversation on the Mid-barataria Sediment Diversion: What to Know and How to Get Involved

In partnership with: CPRA, Environmental Law Institute, LA TIG, and Restore the Mississippi River Delta Coalition

These webinars are an opportunity to learn about the project and how to submit a formal public comment on the DEIS or Draft Restoration Plan. These meetings are not an opportunity to submit official public comment.

View the presentation
March 22

5 p.m. - 6 p.m. CDT

Webinar 1

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March 23

12 p.m. - 1 p.m. CDT

Webinar 2

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April 20

12 p.m. - 1 p.m. CDT

Webinar 3

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Draft Documents for Public Comment

Draft Environmental Impact Statement

A document prepared by the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) under the National Environmental Policy Act that includes an extensive review of the beneficial and adverse impacts to the Barataria Basin’s physical, biological and socioeconomic environment as a result of building and operating the Mid-Barataria Sediment Diversion, projected out over the next 50 years.

View the Mid-Barataria Draft Environmental Impact Statement
Draft Restoration Plan

A document prepared by the Louisiana Trustee Implementation Group (LA TIG), which oversees spending of the Deepwater Horizon natural resource damages settlement dollars allocated to Louisiana, that evaluates, under the Oil Pollution Act, whether or not the LA TIG should fund construction of the project to restore injuries to natural resources caused by the oil spill.

View the LA TIG Mid-Barataria Draft Restoration Plan

How to Comment

Mail

Submit written comments by mail to:
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District,
Attn: CEMVN-ODR-E, MVN-2012-2806-EOO
7400 Leake Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone

Submit oral comments via toll-free call:
866-211-9205

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Official public comments must be submitted to the United States Army Corps of Engineers using one of the methods listed above. CPRA cannot accept official public comments on the DEIS or Draft Restoration Plan.

Media Contact

Rachel Haney, Communications Director

P.O. Box 44027
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-4027
225.342.7615
rachel.haney@la.gov