Multnomah County Drainage District Proposed Dead Tree Removal & Anchored Power Pole Installation Project, Multnomah County, Oregon, 408 Review
Issue Date: December 16, 2021
Expiration Date: December 31, 2021
Corps Reference: PM-F-Section 408 0017-FY21 Dead Tree Removal & Anchored Power Pole
Install Project, Multnomah County, Oregon
This Public Notice announces the Section 408 review of the Multnomah County Drainage District (MCDD) Dead Tree Removal & Anchored Power Pole Install Project.
Portland District is reviewing MCDD’s proposed dead tree removal and anchored power pole installation project, NE Marine Drive, Portland, Oregon.
Alteration of a federally authorized project: This project proposes to remove a dead tree and clear brush and ivy growth along NE Marine Drive in-front of, and around current pole location, reinstall new pole and anchor utilizing helical anchors. Work will be conducted on crest of levee and may alter the federal levee and therefore require authorization from the Corps, pursuant to 33 USC 408 (Section 408). Section 408 provides authority to the Secretary of the Army to grant permission for the alteration or modification of Corps federal civil works projects when, in the judgment of the Secretary, such alteration or modification will not be injurious to the public interest and will not impair the usefulness of the project.
Consideration of Comments: The Corps is soliciting comments specific to this project from the public, federal, state and local agencies and officials, and other interested parties. Comments will be considered in determining whether it would be in the public interest to proceed with this action.
All comments received will become part of the official record and are subject to public release under the Freedom of Information Act including any personally identifiable information such as names, phone numbers, and addresses.
Comments: Interested parties may submit, in writing, any comments directed specifically to this proposal and not to other regulatory processes administered by the Corps or other government agencies pertaining to the Dead Tree Removal & Anchored Power Pole Install Project.
Comments should refer to PM-F- Dead Tree Removal & Anchored Power Pole Install Project - 2021 and the date of this Public Notice (December 15, 2021), and be electronically submitted by the comment due date (December 31, 2021).
Comments must be sent electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org . Message subject MUST SAY: Public Notice PM-F- Dead Tree Removal & Anchored Power Pole Install Project - 2022.
Alternatively, comments can be sent and be postmarked by the comment due date (December 3, 2021):
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District
ATTN: Ms. Sally Bird-Gauvin
P.O. Box 2946
Portland, Oregon 97208-2946.
For additional information, please send email to: email@example.com, attention to: Sally Bird-Gauvin. This public notice is issued by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District.