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Launch access

Postby mudchuck » Thu Aug 22, 2019 6:47 am

Let's hope this pans out and they dredge the access and perhaps even recommend river mouth too.

Project Title Colchester Point Fishing Access Feasibility Study
City, State (County) Colchester, VT (Chittenden County)
Category(s) Professional Services
Sub-Category(s) Engineering
Contracting Method Competitive Bids.
Project Status Results
Proposals Due 04/25/2019 at 4:00 PM to State Agency
State Agency

Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation - Facilities Engineering Analysis
1 National Life Drive
Main Building, 1st Floor
Montpelier, VT 056203510 (802) 490-6229
Description Consulting/engineering services to resolve sedimentation issues at the Colchester Point Fishing Access Area. The consulting/engineering firm or team shall have a strong background and experience in river dynamics, river morphology, river sediment transport modeling, river engineering, geotechnical engineering and structural engineering. The firm/team shall have considerable experience with the design and construction of steel sheet piling structures in a river environment. The chosen firm/team shall provide an assessment of the current fishing access area and sedimentation issues and the feasibility of alternative solutions.
Contract Award

Milone & MacBroom, Inc. Website Analysis
1 South Main Street
Waterbury, VT 05676 Bid Tabulation
(802) 882-8335
fax: (802) 864-1601
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Re: Launch access

Postby Crayfish » Thu Aug 22, 2019 10:17 am

Interesting! If they excavate the launch area, will that only make the mouth worse since they'll be stirring up all of that sediment?

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