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Notice of Early Public Review

(For Floodplain and/or Wetland Compliance)

Publication Date: February 18, 2015

Notice is hereby given that Ben Hill County has determined that the project hereafter described is proposed to be located in, or may affect, a floodplain and/or wetland as defined by Executive Order 11988 and/or Executive order 11990:

  1. Name, location and brief description of the Project, including
    funding sources.

Ben Hill County, Georgia

The project area includes: Bowen Road, Marble Lane, Sandstone Street, Fieldstone Court, Fern Court, Moss Lane

1 mile of Street Improvements – 1 LS grading; 16,130 SY 6” soil cement base; 14,711 SY triple surface treatment paving; 920 SY 6” Concrete Driveway.

Drainage Improvements to include: 1,190 LF existing storm drainage to be removed (all sizes), 920 LF 18” Driveway Culverts, HDPE, 445 LF 24” Cross Drain Culverts, RCP-Class III, 100 LF 36” Cross Drain Culverts, RCP-Class III, 1 LS traffic Control/Signage, 1 LS Sediment and Erosion Control and Grassing Complete.

  1. Set forth the facts and reasons for the proposed project.

These improvements will help eliminate safety concerns associated with vehicular traffic, stagnant storm water, and severe soil erosion and will provide assurance to the areas’ residents that they and emergency vehicles will have unhindered access to and from their homes.

Ben Hill County has additional information on the proposal and such information may be obtained at Ben Hill County Commissioners Office, 402A East Pine St., Fitzgerald, GA 31750 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday – Friday, except holidays.

Comments respecting the proposed project may be submitted to Philip C. Jay III, Chairman, 402-A East Pine St., Fitzgerald, GA 31750 no later than March 5, 2015.

Name and Address of Recipient

Ben Hill County Commissioners Office
402-A East Pine St.,
Fitzgerald, GA 31750

Name and Address of Chief Executive Officer

Philip C. Jay III, Chairman
402A East Pine St.,
Fitzgerald, GA 31750