US Army Corps of Engineers
Philadelphia District & Marine Design Center

Camden Waterfront, City of Camden, NJ

Published July 16, 2019

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS: NJ-1

AUTHORITY: Section 204 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1992

DESCRIPTION: This project is authorized by Section 204 of the Water Resources Development Act of 1992, as amended. This authority provides for the use of dredged material from new or existing Federal projects to protect, restore, or create aquatic and ecologically related habitats, including wetlands. The goal of the study will be to evaluate beneficial use of dredged material to restore aquatic and wetland habitat along the Delaware River adjacent to the waterfront of the City of Camden. The District is coordinating with the NJDEP and the CCMUA to develop a project management plan for the feasibility study and identify mutual interests in continuing with this project. 

PROJECT GOALS: The goal of the study will be to evaluate the beneficial use of dredged material to restore aquatic and wetland habitat along the Delaware River adjacent to the waterfront of the City of Camden.

NON-FEDERAL SPONSOR:  NJDEP/Camden County Municipal Utilities Authority (CCMUA)

DATE OF PROJECT AGREEMENT: TBD