USACE Philadelphia District
Published July 20, 2022
Expiration date: 8/17/2022

The purpose of this public notice is to extend the comment period of Public Notice NAP-2019-00174-86 to allow the public more time to submit comments. USACE as decided to extend the comment period for an additional 30 days, to terminate on August 17, 2022. The proposed activity includes the installation of a living shoreline, which will include a vegetated beach dune system along with an oyster reef breakwater extending from H Street to Island Avenue in Seaside Park, Ocean County, NJ. Proposed walkovers are to be constructed to maintain public access to the Bayfront. The proposed living shoreline shall help to enhance vegetation/habitat, dissipate wave action and stabilize the shoreline along the Barnegat Bay in the Borough of Seaside Park. Additionally, six existing stormwater outfalls will be replaced and extended, and inline tide valves are to be installed at each stormwater outfall. The applicant’s stated purpose of the project is to repair the damaged shoreline along N. Bayview Avenue. Comments are requested by Aug. 17, 2022.