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POA-2002-00100-M2, Kachemak Bay

Published June 25, 2020
Expiration date: 7/10/2020

The City of Homer, 3573 Heath Street, Homer, Alaska  99603, states that the project purpose is to protect the toe of the existing seawall from erosion which would eliminate the potential for catastrophic failure, significantly reduce maintenance costs and extend wall life.  Work being proposed includes, to discharge 9,300 cubic yards of stone fill material, underlain by geotextile fabric, into 1,700 linear foot (0.98 acre) below the High Tide Line (HTL, 23.4 foot above the mean lower low water elevation of 0.0 foot) and Mean High Water Mark (MHWM, 17.3 foot above the Mean Lower Low Water elevation of 0.0 foot) of Kachemak Bay, a navigable water of the U.S., to stabilize the toe of an existing sheetpile seawall.  Fill would extend up to 25-foot waterward of the existing seawall.  All work would occur while the site is de-watered.  The project site is located within Sections 20, 21, 28, and 29, T. 6 S., R. 13 W., Seward Meridian; Latitude 59.6346º N., Longitude 151.5203º W.; Kenai Peninsula Borough; in Kachemak Bay, south of Ocean Drive Loop, in Homer, Alaska.  Please contact Ms. Jen Martin at (907) 753-2730, by fax at (907) 420-0813, or by email at: if further information is desired concerning this notice.

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