Dredging Projects Proposed for MA Towns

Compo Beach Marina Being Dredged

Dredging Today reports that 4 projects advanced by Massachusetts Representative Bill Keating have been funded in the Army Corps’ New England District work plan for 2016.

The proposed projects are:

  • Marshfield: $1 million to repair the east jetty at Green Harbor that was damaged during Winter Storm Juno;
  • Duxbury: $200K to finalize the dredging of Duxbury Harbor, which was recently completed;
  • Plymouth: $600K to repair coastal protective infrastructure at Long Beach;
  • Chatham: $540K for the dredging of Chatham Stage Harbor.