Notification is hereby given to the public of the intent of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to provide assistance to the Port of Wilmington, for expanded surveillance, lighting and communications infrastructure on the Port Terminal. Because of its location in a Special Flood Hazard Area, this facility is susceptible to flooding and storm induced erosion. Under the President’s Executive Order 11988, Floodplain Management, FEMA is required to review opportunities to relocate the facility out of the floodplain or to minimize future damage from flooding. Public comment is invited on possible alternatives to this action and methods to protect the facility.
Interested persons may obtain information about this action and its specific location by calling 910-251-7073 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Comments about this project and the application of the Floodplain Management Executive Order to it should be submitted in writing to Stephanie Ayers at NC Ports, 2202 Burnett Boulevard, Wilmington NC 28401 by June 1, 2018. This public notice will also serve as the final public notice provided there are no questions or concerns regarding this project.