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Posted 2/6/2018

Release no. 18-007

Tim Oberle

MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District, invites the public to attend a Town Hall meeting, Feb. 22, to discuss the ongoing study to determine the feasibility of increasing the depth and width of the Mobile Harbor Federal Navigation Channel.

The Town Hall meeting will be held at the Mobile Convention Center, One South Water Street, Mobile, Ala., from 6 to 8 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and there will be free parking available at 11 Government Street, Mobile, Ala. 

The event is an opportunity for the public to receive an update on the proposed project’s status and upcoming milestones, and to ask questions and/or make comments related to potential impacts associated with the project. The District Commander and members of the project team will give an update on the project and answer questions related to the proposed project.

The Town Hall meeting is one opportunity to share either oral or written public comments that will become part of the preparation of a Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed project. Members of the public may also submit comments by email to or by mail to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District, 109 Saint Joseph Street, Mobile, AL 36602.

For more information, on the proposed Mobile Harbor Federal Navigation Channel project, visit