SOUTHEASTERN, NC (WECT) – Several area beaches, the Wilmington Port and the Intracoastal Waterway have received more than $24 million in federal funds, a spokesperson for Congressman Mike McIntyre announced Monday.
McIntyre met with the Corps of Engineers Assistant Secretary Jo-Ellen Darcy in March of this year to talk about the importance of federal funds being used toward North Carolina's coast. He also requested funding for projects in the Army Corps of Engineers 2013 Work Plan.
The following amounts show the funding outlined in the 2013 Work Plan:
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