17-043 - Corps seeks public comments for Milton-Freewater Nursery Bridge Drop Structure repair draft FONSI and Environmental Assessment

Published March 29, 2017

MILTON-FREEWATER, Ore. –  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Walla Walla District (Corps), invites public comments on the draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) and Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Milton-Freewater Nursery Bridge Drop Structure repair project. 

The Corps proposes to repair high-flow scouring on the downstream gabions and riprap of the Nursery Bridge Drop Structure in the Walla Walla River located in Milton-Freewater, Oregon. 

Links to the draft FONSI and EA are available online at http://www.nww.usace.army.mil/Missions/EnvironmentalCompliance.aspx.

The public comment period will be from March 29 through April 28, 2017.  E-mail comments to: NEPANWW@usace.army.mil or submit comments via U.S. Postal Service to:  

USACE - Walla Walla District
CENWW-PM-PD-EC - Nursery Bridge
201 North 3rd Avenue
Walla Walla, WA  99362-1876

Comments must be postmarked or e-mailed no later than April 28, 2017, to be considered and included in the public record. 





Release no. 17-043