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February Meeting Reports
Posted on Feb 28th, 2013

These reports are a way to let the public know what FOR’s been up to. It’s also a way that someone can determine if there is any way they’d like to get involved in things. Please contact FOR if you are interested. (Select Volunteer on the "Contact Us" drop down list.)
Meeting 28Feb13
Lake Jackson Office of Congressman RandyWeber
 
Attending the meeting was Mike Goodson
FOR Mouth Committee
The meeting was held to raise awareness of the river mouth closure and issues of reopening it to those attending the meeting – Texas General Land Office, Port of Freeport, US Army Corp of Engineers, U.S. Fish and Wildlife, Commissioner Dude Payne and representatives of State Rep. Dennis Bonnen, Senator Joan Huffman and Congressman Randy Weber.
 
Jim Stark, Executive Director of the Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association also attended the meeting. He has a real interest in things effecting industry on the GIWW. Navigational issues at the Brazos River West Flood Gate will have to worsen to get the attention needed. Stark said he will talk to barge operators to get input on the flood gates.
 
Overall, still a long way to go!
 
 
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