January 11 at 7PM Union County College -Public Hearing on the Rahway River Flood Mitigation Plan Feasibility Study

**January 11 at 7PM Union County College in Cranford-the US Army Corps of Engineers will hold a public hearing on the Rahway River Flood Mitigation Plan Feasibility Study including on the National Environmental Policy Act and environmental statement.  The report can be found on the US Army Corps of Engineers-New York District website (click in left hand corner third name from top –Rahway River).  More details will follow.  Also the US Army Corps of Engineers will hold a public hearing in Rahway on January 12 at 7PM on the same.

 

USACE LETTER OF INVITATION

Good Afternoon,

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, announces two public

information meetings to discuss the Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and

Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Rahway River Flood Risk

Management Study. The 45 day public comment period for the Draft Integrated

Feasibility Report and EIS was initiated on December 9, 2016 and will

conclude on January 23, 2017.

 

The first public meeting will be held on Wednesday January 11 at the Roy E.

Smith Theatre at the Union County Community College, 1033 Springfield Ave,

Cranford, NJ 07016.

 

The second public meeting will be held on Thursday January 12 at the Rahway

Public Library, 2 City Hall Plaza, Rahway, NJ 07065

 

Both meetings are scheduled for 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm and will follow the agenda

below:

7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. – Welcome and Poster Board Viewing

7:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. – Formal Informational Presentation

8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. – Poster Board Session and Information Exchange

 

The Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and EIS, and instructions for

submitting written and email comments are available at:

www.nan.usace.army.mil/Rahway

 

General questions regarding the Rahway River Basin Flood Risk Management

Feasibility Study can be directed to Ms. Rifat Salim, Project Manager,

[email protected]917-790-8215.

 

Please feel free to forward this email and attachment to anyone you know who

may be interested in the study.

Thank you,

Kimberly Rightler

Project Biologist

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