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Arkabutla Lake Hosting Public Meeting on Project Master Plan

Published Feb. 9, 2015
VICKSBURG, Miss… The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District’s at Arkabutla Lake has scheduled a public meeting regarding the update of the Project Master Plan. The meeting will be held March 4, 2015, 5:00-7:00 p.m. at the Arkabutla Lake Field office, 5500 Arkabutla Dam Road, Hernando, Mississippi 38632.

The purposes of the meeting are to open channels of communication, identify public interests and concerns, and solicit input on significant issues.

The Project Master Plan is the strategic land use management document that guides the comprehensive management and development of all projects recreational, natural, and cultural resources. The goal of the update is to identify the best management practices to respond to regional needs, resource capabilities, and expressed public interests consistent with the authorized project purposes.

All residents of the community and interested parties are invited to attend and submit comments. If you are unable to attend and wish to submit a comment you may do so either by mail to Arkabutla Lake Field Office, 3905 Arkabutla Dam Road, Coldwater, Mississippi 38618, or email to

For further information on the meeting, please contact Ernie Lentz at (662) 301-4561.

Shirley Smith

Release no. 15-002