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Ventura Harbor Gets Extra $2.5 Million to Dredge Massive Sand Buildup

Posted on February 22, 2016

By Bartholomew Sullivan, VCStar

The Army Corps of Engineers has agreed to spend an additional $2.5 million for dredging built-up sand at Ventura Harbor, Rep. Julia Brownley announced Tuesday.

The Westlake Village Democrat has been working with stakeholders to coordinate the response to an unusual buildup of sand that raised safety concerns and led to the closure of the harbor entrance to all but the most essential boats.

“The timing of the money is perfect,” Harbor Director Oscar Pena said Tuesday. “The last 30 days, everybody’s been distressed.”


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