South Harbor dredging pushed to December start date
December 1, 2022
The South Harbor dredging project is set to ramp up in the coming weeks as people and equipment begin arriving in Petersburg according to Harbormaster Glo Wollen.
The project will see the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and contractor Western Marine work in collaboration with the borough to help make the harbor more accessible by dredging an estimated 83,000 cubic yards of material.
They had previously hoped to start the work in October beginning with the inside area of the 400 row, but have been unable to hire a subcontractor to dredge the area from the shore and are now looking to see if the...