Expiration date: 4/14/2016
The applicant’s project purpose is to provide land-based air transportation to the community of Angoon, Alaska.
The applicant requests authorization to discharge approximately 517,200 cubic yards of sand, gravel, and rock fill material into approximately 112 acres of waters of the United States consisting of bog forest, bog woodland, fen, and salt marsh wetlands to construct the following project components for a public use airport: Paved runway; 3,300 feet long and 75 feet wide; Runway safety areas: 150 feet wide, centered on runway centerline, extending 300 feet beyond each runway end; Lease lots: 62,500 square feet available for leasing; Object free area: 500 feet wide, centered on runway centerline, extending 300 feet beyond each runway end; Navigational aids and lighting; Aircraft apron and taxiway; Terminal site; Parking lot; Support facilities (weather station, communication etc.); Electrical control building with generator; Perimeter fence; Access road: 4.4 mile access road with two paved 9-foot-wide lanes and 1-foot shoulders, including the installation of 27 culverts (36 – 72 inch diameter) to allow for cross drainage. All work would be performed in accordance with the enclosed plan, sheets 1-20, dated February 17, 2016. Please contact Randal Vigil at (907) 790-4491 or by email at Randal.P.Vigil@usace.army.mil if further information is desired concerning this notice.