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Federal Register

Review of DOC Policy in Opportunity Zones

September 2, 2019

August 31, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) Review of DOC Policy in Opportunity Zones Consistent with Executive Order 13853, “Establishing the White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council,” (“The Council”) (“Executive Order 13853” or “the Order”) this document informs the public that the U.S. Department of Commerce (“DOC” or “the Department”) intends to maximize the…

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Federal Register: Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting Notice

August 23, 2019

August 23, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting Notice The Department of the Army published a notice to announce the Federal advisory committee meeting of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Inland Waterways Users Board (Board). This meeting is open to the public. The Inland Waterways Users Board will meet…

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Federal Register: Notice of Funding Opportunity – CRISI

August 17, 2019

August 17, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) Notice of Funding Opportunity for Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), Department of Transportation (DOT) has issued a notice of funding opportunity for eligible projects under the Consolidated Rail Infrastructure and Safety Improvements (CRISI) Program. Applications are due no later than 5:00…

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Extended Deadline for Grant Applications – MARAD

August 3, 2019

August 2, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) Deadline Extended; Notice of Funding Opportunity for America’s Marine Highway Projects This notice announces the extension of the America’s Marine Highway Funding Opportunity application deadline from 5 p.m. EDT on August 15, 2019 to 5 p.m. EDT on September 20, 2019. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2019, appropriated…

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Mississippi River Commission to hold a series of public meetings

August 2, 2019

August 1, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) The Mississippi River Commission will hold a series of public meetings a on board the Motor Vessel Mississippi the following dates and times: August 19, 2019 at 9:00 a.m.: Caruthersville City Front, Caruthersville, Missouri; August 20,2019 at 9:00 a.m.: Helena Harbor Boat Ramp, Helena, Arkansas; August 21,…

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Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting Notice

May 5, 2019

The Department of the Army is publishing this notice to announce the following Federal advisory committee meeting of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Inland Waterways Users Board (Board). This meeting is open to the public. For additional information about the Board, please visit the committee’s website at http://www.iwr.usace.army.mil/​Missions/​Navigation/​InlandWaterwaysUsersBoard.aspx. Date: The Army Corps of Engineers,…

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Notice for Proposals: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

April 30, 2019

Notice for Proposals: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, DoD has issued a notice for proposals pursuant to Section 7001 of Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA) 2014, as amended. This requires the Secretary of the Army annually submit to the Congress a report (Annual Report) that identifies feasibility…

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Mississippi River Commission Public Meetings

March 11, 2019

March 11, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) Mississippi River Commission Public Meetings The Mississippi River Commission has issued a Notice of Public Meetings for the upcoming High-Water Inspection trip in April. Public meetings will be held on board the Motor Vessel Mississippi as follows: Port of Hickman, KY ………..…………. 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.,…

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Small Shipyard Grant Program; Application Deadlines

March 8, 2019

March 8, 2018: Federal Register (full link below) Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation has issued a notice in the federal register for small shipyard grant application deadlines. Under the Small Shipyard Grant Program, $19,600,000 is currently available for grants for capital and related improvements to qualified shipyard facilities that will be effective in fostering efficiency,…

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Notice of Open Season for Marine Highway Project Designations

March 8, 2019

March 1, 2019: Federal Register (full link below) Maritime Administration, Department of Transportation has issued a notice in the federal register announcing that the open season for Marine Highway Project Designation submissions is being extended to January 31, 2022 (Open Season). The purpose of this notice is to extend the invitation to interested parties to…

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