During August, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began a series of public listening sessions about implementation of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA).
The first listening session was held on Wednesday, August 13 and three more will be held in the coming days and week. The next session will be held on August 27, 2014 and is titled “Alternative Financing—Contributions, Alternative Financing—Title V and Credits.” Following is “Levee Safety, Dam Safety, and Regulatory (including Section 408), which will be held on September 10, 2014. The final session is being held on September 24, 2014 and is titled “Non- Federal Implementation, Water Supply and Reservoirs, and Navigation.” Each session is held via teleconference and webinar and begin at 2:00 p.m. eastern.
For more information, including login information for future listening sessions and the transcript of the first session, please see: www.usace.army. mil/Missions/CivilWorks/ProjectPlanning/ LegislativeLinks.aspx