Presented to the Lowndes County Commission yesterday
by Dr. Noll; video to come. I’ve added a few links and illustrations. -jsq
2261 Hughes Ave.
ATTN: Mr. Allan Richmond
Thursday, August 15, 2013
RE: Military Housing Privatization Initiative (MHPI), Moody
This letter is written in response to the
Environmental Assessment (EA)
proposed Military Housing Privatization Initiative
(MHPI) northwest of Valdosta, Georgia, on Val Del Road (also
referred to as the “Val Del parcel”).
After a careful analysis of the report, we have come to the
conclusion that the current EA of the proposed site for military
does not address a number of
commonly found in areas of karst topography. Such areas display
unique geophysical conditions, including the presence of sinkholes
and the potential for future sinkhole formation, as well as
geohydrological conditions that need to be studied more carefully
and in a larger geographical context than currently given in the EA.
Without a more thorough environmental analysis and planning of the
construction phases, the danger exists Continue reading