As of today, June 6, all three dredges are operational and hard at work. The Liberty Island dredge arrived back on-site June 5 and resumed dredging around 5:45 that evening. As of this morning, June 6, the construction zone for the Liberty Island was widened to just north of access at the South end of […]
At approximately 2:00 a.m. this morning Great Lakes finished the northern taper and flipped the pipe to begin working south at the Ocean Bay Blvd subline. The completed section of beach and accesses north of Ocean Bay Blvd are now open. They are now working south with the active construction zone currently extending from Ocean […]
The Liberty Island dredge is still undergoing repairs but is anticipated to return soon. We will post information on its return to work once it is received. The Dodge and Padre Island dredges continue working North with the active construction zone moved between Ocean Bay Blvd. and 148 Skimmer Way.
The Dodge and Padre Islands are working well together at the North end of the project zone. They have been alternating pumping since around 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 1. The pad has been completed and the shore pipeline has been flipped to begin pumping North at this location. The construction zone for this end […]
On May 31, 2017, a public meeting was held in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall at 1:00 p.m. At this meeting, Coastal Planning and Engineering and Great Lakes Dredge and Dock (GLDD) presented an update on the Town of Duck Beach Nourishment project. A video recording is available for viewing here, on our Town […]
The contractors for the beach nourishment project, Coastal Planning and Engineering, and the dredging company, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock, will present on project updates at a public meeting on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. This meeting will be held in the Paul F. Keller Meeting Hall and all interested parties are welcome […]
The Dodge Island is still pumping south to build a pad to store equipment and will switch the pipe to work north as soon as this is complete. The current construction zone is from 124 Sound Sea Ave. to 128 Flight Dr. The Liberty Island pump-out site is closed between 155 Bufflehead and 132 North […]
The Dodge Island dredge arrived on-site and began pumping operations around 6:30 p.m. On Sunday, May 28. The Dodge Island will be pumping south for about 24 hours to build a pad to store equipment before switching the shore pipe to work north from the Ocean Bay Blvd. subline while the Liberty Island continues working […]
The Dodge Island dredge will be on-site today and is expected to begin pumping this evening near Ocean Bay Blvd after they conduct their pre-dredge checklist items. They will work north from this area. The Padre Island dredge is still anticipated to be on-site by the end of the month.