Draft Environmental Assessment Fort Jackson Football Stadium Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana October 2013

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Draft Environmental Assessment Fort Jackson Football Stadium Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana October 2013///Interested parties are hereby notified that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) prepared a Draft Environmental Assessment (DEA) for a proposed change of location of the Hurricane Katrina damaged Fort Jackson Football Stadium located in Buras in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. The Parish requested approval and federal grant funds for a change of location improved project to replace the former eligible football field facilities with facilities providing similar functions at the Plaquemines Parish Consolidated Government Complex located at F. Edward Hebert Blvd, Belle Chase LA (29.8975, -89.9738). The proposed action includes construction of a new stadium and appurtenant facilities such as parking, roads, sidewalks, and supporting utilities. The new football field would provide important sport facility needs to the Plaquemines Parish community. Construction activities would include, where necessary, site clearing, grading, driveway construction, and placement of appurtenant utilities (electricity, water, and sewer) for the site./This Draft EA has been prepared to analyze the potential consequences to the natural and human environment associated with the Proposed Action, the No Action Alternative, and other potential alternatives per the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) (42 United States Code [USC] 55 parts 4321 et seq., 2000), the President’s Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) implementing regulations (40 Code of Federal Regulations [CFR] 30 parts 1500 et seq., 2004), and 44 CFR Emergency Management and Assistance Ch. I Part 10.
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Icon for file of type application/pdfFort Jackson Football Stadium EA2.23M
Icon for file of type application/pdfFort Jackson Football Stadium Public Notice18.63K
Icon for file of type application/pdfFort Jackson Football Stadium FONSI45.68K
Icon for file of type application/pdfFort Jackson Football Stadium Agency Correspondence Appendix E643.11K