On Wednesday, April 23, at 1 p.m. the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will present their proposed emergency beach stabilization project for downtown Montauk.
The meeting, hosted by the East Hampton Town Board, will take place in the large meeting room at East Hampton Town Hall. The Montauk firehouse and the Army Corps and DEC representatives were not all available on the same date.
Steve Couch, the chief of the Army Corps’ coastal section of the New York District, and Susan McCormick, the chief of the DEC’s Coastal Erosion Management Section and Bureau of Flood Protection and Dam Safety, will be among the presenters. The public will have an opportunity to pose questions to the Army Corps with respect to the project.
U.S. Representative Tim Bishop, State Assemblyman Fred W. Thiele Jr. and Suffolk County Legislator Jay Schneiderman have been invited to attend.