NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY
DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT (EA) – MALLARD COVE GOLF COURSE LAND ACQUISITION
CHENNAULT INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

The Chennault International Airport Authority, per the direction of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has completed a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) for the project described below.  

PROJECT TITLE:
Proposed Acquisition of Approximately 235.66 acres of land currently occupied by the Mallard Cove Golf Course

PROJECT LOCATION:
The project is located east of the City of Lake Charles in Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

PROJECT DESCRIPTION:
The Chennault International Airport, in concert with the City of Lake Charles is proposing the acquisition of approximately 235.66 acres or property located adjacent to the airport, currently occupied by the Mallard Cove Golf Course. As part of the proposed action, a replacement golf course will be constructed by the Chennault International Airport. At the time of the preparation of this EA, the manner in which the property will be developed is unknown and the environmental impacts of such development will not be evaluated as a part of this EA.

REVIEW AND COMMENT PERIOD:
Public Agencies and interested members of the public may review and comment on the Draft EA for a 30-day period beginning December 17, 2019.  The Draft EA and appendices may be viewed at the Chennault International Airport Administration Office, 3650 Sen J Bennett Johnston Ave, Lake Charles, LA 70615.

Comments regarding the contents and findings of the EA may be sent to the consultants charged with the preparation of the EA.  KSA Engineers, Inc., Attn: Michael Mitchell, 8866 Synergy Dr., McKinney, TX 75070, or email to [email protected] by 5:00 pm on the last day of the review period (January 15. 2020).