Draft Environmental Assessment, Diamondhead WWTP Relocation Project, Hancock County, MS (November 2006)
The Diamondhead Water and Sewer District (District) has applied to FEMA for assistance with a flood mitigation project for the Diamondhead Waste Water Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Hancock County, Mississippi. The WWTP was damaged during Hurricane Katrina in 2005. The District proposes to relocate the WWTP to higher ground outside of the floodplain. FEMA proposes to provide assistance for this project through its Public Assistance Program. To comply with the National Environmental Policy Act, this Draft Environmental Assessment was prepared to analyze the potential environmental impacts of the proposed project.