Carolina and Kure CSRM contract awarded

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Wilmington District awarded a contract for Coastal Storm Risk Management (CSRM) at Carolina Beach and Kure Beach for $20,3 million on January 18, 2022.

According to USACE, the benefits of this CSRM project include protection from erosion and other effects from coastal storms.

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The project provides economic benefits by protecting private property, and ensuring beaches are primed for tourism and recreation. These programs have been in the works for a long time, thanks to the full support of partners.

Work is expected to begin February 2022 and finish by March 31, 2022.

Photo: USACE