US Army Corps of Engineers
Savannah District

Macon Levee, GA

PROJECT NAME AND STATE:  Inspection of Completed Works, Macon Levee, GA

AUTHORIZATION:  O&M General, Flood Control Act of July 24, 1946

SUMMARIZED FINANCIAL DATA

O&M*

Allocation for FY 2015

$92,610

Allocation for FY 2016

$89,100

Allocation for FY 2017

$92,070

President's Budget for FY 2018

$143,000

* Funding is for the Inspection of Completed Works Program

LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION:   The Macon Levee is one of seven locally operated and maintained projects in the District’s Inspection of Completed Works Program.  The Macon Levee is located on the west bank of the Ocmulgee River immediately downstream of the City of Macon, Bibb County, Georgia.  The levee consists of 1,462 linear feet of concrete flood wall and 26,270 linear feet of earth dike extending downstream from high ground at the Otis Redding Bridge in Macon, Georgia.
                  
ACTIVITIES COMPLETED FOR FY 2017:   Conducted routine inspection in August with non-Federal sponsor representatives.
                               
ACTIVITIES FOR FY2018:   Conduct routine inspection in July with non-Federal sponsor representatives.
                     
ISSUES AND OTHER INFORMATION:   The non-Federal sponsor corrected deficiencies including removal of trees, and Macon levee was returned to its design template in FY 2009.  There are seven projects in the Inspection of Completed Works (FRM) Program including Augusta Levee, Richmond County, GA;  Oates Creek, Richmond County, GA;  Macon Levee, Bibb County GA;  Harmon Canal, Chatham County, GA;  Tybee Island Shoreline Protection, Chatham County, GA;  Peacock Creek, Liberty County, GA;  and Dunn Branch, Camden County, GA.
                   
ADMINISTRATION POSITION:  Project is consistent with current Administration policies.
                         
ACTION OFFICER:  Margarett (Mackie) McIntosh                                  1 October 2017

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