U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to Nourish Two Pinellas Beaches
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District has initiated a $5.2-million project to nourish beaches on Treasure Island and St. Petersburg Beach. The project is sponsored by Pinellas County and cost shared by local, state and federal dollars.
The project will nourish three beaches and is scheduled for completion by December. Work to renourish each beach will last 4 to 5 weeks, the USACE estimates.