The President's proposed budget for the next fiscal year allocates only a little over a million dollars for the Savannah Harbor Deepening project, far short of the $100 million that supporters of the project had hoped for.
While this doesn't mean the end of this hugely expensive and ill-conceived
boondoggle, it might delay its implementation significantly.
Those of you who attended Dana Beach's
presentation at the Annual Meeting understand just what an expensive mistake (in more ways than one) that this project is. Check out the links below for more info.
Savannah Morning News Article
SC Coastal Conservation League Resource
Harbor Deepening Project Page