Public Notice: Park and 11st Street Bridge Replacement
REQUEST FOR PERMISSION TO MODIFY A
U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS PROJECT UNDER
Proposed Removal and Reconstruction of the Park Avenue Bridge and
11th Street Bridge over the Cedar River in Black Hawk County, Iowa
(Public Notice ID # 2021-0007, #2021-0018)The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District is reviewing two requests from the City of Waterloo, Iowa, to remove and reconstruct both the Park Ave. and 11th St. bridges over the Cedar River. These bridges are within the Right Descending Bank Cedar River/Right Descending Bank Black Hawk Creek. (South West) Levee system and the Waterloo & Evansdale, IA - Left Descending Bank Cedar River Levee System respectively. Both are existing Federally authorized flood risk management project situated along the Cedar River. The Corps’ review process includes a public comment period to evaluate the public’s interest in the proposed alteration. The public comment period is currently open and runs through August 23rd.
Both the Right Descending Bank Cedar River/Right Descending Bank Black Hawk Creek. (South West) Levee and the Waterloo & Evansdale, IA - Left Descending Bank Cedar River Levee were constructed in 1982. Together these levees protect approximately 7,126 buildings in downtown Waterloo, Iowa.
To view details of the alteration request, visit
PN 2021-70018 Sect 408 (army.mil)
The public notice provides project details and information on how to submit comments for the review. No comments received after August 23rd will be considered.
Comments or requests for additional information should be mailed or emailed to the following address:
US Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District
Attn: St. Louis (PM-M)
Clock Tower Building
P. O. Box 2004 Rock Island IL 61204-20