NR 14-030: Public input sought on 2015 draft Lake Barkley Shoreline Management Plan

Published Oct. 21, 2014

GRAND RIVERS, Ky. (Oct. 21, 2014) -- The Lake Barkley Resource Manager’s Office invites the public to attend one of three public workshops and provide input concerning the upcoming Lake Barkley Shoreline Management Plan five-year review.

The workshops are scheduled for the following dates and locations:

· Nov. 3 at the Lyon County Courthouse in Eddyville, Ky.

· Nov. 6 at the Stewart County Visitor Center in Dover, Tenn.

· Nov. 13 at Lake Barkley State Resort Park (Tennessee Room) in Cadiz, Ky.

Each workshop will begin at 6 p.m. and conclude at approximately 8 p.m. In case of inclement weather, please call the Lake Barkley Resource Manager’s Office at (270) 362-4236 by 4 p.m. to verify scheduling.

Ideas and comments concerning the 2015 Draft SMP and shoreline allocation provide valuable insight to help the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers improve the plan. Individuals attending the workshops will be given the opportunity to make a brief public comment. Anyone wishing to receive a written response to questions and/or comments must submit a comment card at the workshop or mail a written request to the Resource Manager’s Office, Lake Barkley, P.O. Box 218, Grand Rivers, KY, 42045. Written questions and/or comments will be received for 30 days after the last meeting.

For additional information, please contact the Resource Manager’s Office at (270) 362-4236.

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Lee Roberts

Release no. 14-030