The City of Savannah has submitted an application for a proposed park on FEMA deed restricted property located in the floodplain. The project will be in the following neighborhoods:
In the LaRoche Park/Springhill/Daffin Heights/Wilemere/Shirley Park Neighborhood located at 1802 & 1820 E 57th Street and 1819 & 1811 E 56th Street.
Presidential Executive Orders 11988 and 11990 and the National Historic Preservation Act required that all federal actions in or affecting the floodplain or wetlands and historic properties be reviewed for opportunities to relocate, and evaluated for social, economic, historical, environmental, legal and safety considerations. The public is invited to participate in the process of identifying alternatives and analyzing their impacts.
Interested persons may obtain information about these actions or a specific project by contacting Marija Bumgarner (Special Projects Coordinator) by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 912-525-3100 Ext 8976. Comments should be received within 30 days of the date of this notice, MONTH, DAY, YEAR (February 5, 2019).
View the site plan here.