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Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting Notice

Inland Waterways Users Board Meeting Notice

October 26, 2018: 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 November 28, 2018. Public registration will begin at 7:15 a.m.

Where: The Inland Waterways Users Board meeting will be conducted at the Embassy Suites by Hilton St. Louis St. Charles, Two Convention Center Plaza, St. Charles, MO 63303, 636-946-5544.

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 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, Chickamauga Lock Project and Kentucky Lock Project; efficient funding for the ongoing cost shared IWTF projects; and status of the Colorado River Locks and Brazos River Floodgates Study and estimated total costs.