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Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting
February 28, 2019
February 1, 2019: Federal Register (full link below)
Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting Notice
The Army Corps of Engineers, Inland Waterways Users Board will meet from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on February 28, 2019. Public registration will begin at 7:15 a.m.
Where: The Inland Waterways Users Board meeting will be conducted at the Texas A&M University Galveston Campus, Building 3035, Special Events Center located at 200 Seawolf Parkway in Galveston, Texas 77554.
Purpose of the Meeting: The Board is chartered to provide independent advice and recommendations to the Secretary of the Army on construction and rehabilitation project investments on the commercial navigation features of the inland waterways system of the United States. At this meeting, the Board will receive briefings and presentations regarding the investments, projects and status of the inland waterways system of the United States and conduct discussions and deliberations on those matters. The Board is interested in written and verbal comments from the public relevant to these purposes.
Agenda: At this meeting the agenda will include the status of funding for inland and coastal Navigation for FY 2019; status of the Inland Waterways Trust Fund (IWTF) and project updates; status of the construction activities for Olmsted Locks and Dam Project, the Locks and Dams 2, 3, and 4 on the Monongahela River Project, the Chickamauga Lock Project and the Kentucky Lock Project; discussion of capability and efficient funding and subject amounts for the ongoing cost shared IWTF construction projects; an update of the Upper Ohio River Navigation Study; an update of the Colorado River Locks and Brazos River Floodgates Study; and discussion of performance-based budgeting for construction projects.