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Comments sought on proposed Minot, North Dakota, sewer extension

Published Jan. 23, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is seeking public comments on the proposed First Larson West Sanitary Sewer Project – Highway 83 Extension environmental infrastructure project in Minot, North Dakota.

The city of Minot, with funding assistance from the Corps’ Environmental Infrastructure Assistance program, is proposing to construct approximately 1 mile of sewer main on the south side of the city. The project would be designed to extend the existing sanitary sewer system and provide service to an area where septic systems are failing.

The report can be viewed and downloaded from the St. Paul District’s website at:

A public review and comment period on the revised draft environmental assessment begins Jan. 23 and ends Feb. 23. Questions and comments concerning project should be directed to Derek Ingvalson, Corps biologist, at (651) 290-5252 or Please address all correspondence on this project to the St. Paul District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Attention: Regional Planning and Environment Division North, 180 Fifth St. E., Suite 700, St. Paul, Minnesota 55101-1678.

The nearly 650 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, employees working at more than 40 sites in five upper-Midwest states serve the American public in the areas of environmental enhancement, navigation, flood damage reduction, water and wetlands regulation, recreation sites and disaster response. Through the Corps’ Fiscal Year 2014 $100 million budget, nearly 1,600 non-Corps jobs were added to the regional economy as well as $155 million to the national economy. For more information, see



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