Southern & Eastern Kentucky Environmental Improvement Program
US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS BUILDING STRONG®
AUTHORIZATION: Section 531 of the Water Resources and Development Act (WRDA) of 1996.
TYPE OF PROJECT: Southern & Eastern Kentucky Environmental Improvement Program
PROJECT PHASE: Varies
LOCATION: 29 Counties in Southern & Eastern Kentucky
CONGRESSIONAL INTEREST: McConnell (KY), Paul (KY), Rogers (KY-05),
NON-FEDERAL SPONSOR: None.
BACKGROUND: The primary objective of this program is to provide design and construction assistance to non-Federal interest for carrying out water-related environmental infrastructure and resource protection and development projects in a 29 county area of southern and eastern Kentucky. Projects may include wastewater treatment and related facilities, water supply and related facilities, and surface water resource protection and development. The program is known as the “Southern and Eastern Kentucky Environmental Improvements Program: and/or the “Section 531 Program.”
IMPORTANCE: Improved water resources and environmental infrastructure in the designated counties
STATUS: The Nashville District has 0 active projects.
BUDGET ($): None
For more information regarding the Southern & Eastern Kentucky Environmental Improvement Program, contact Dana Sexton, CELRN-PMP, phone: (615) 736-71626 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.