USACE hosting virtual workshop for Barren River Lake Master Plan Update

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District
Published Nov. 3, 2020

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is in the process of updating its 1985 Master Plan for Barren River Lake located in Barren and Monroe counties in South Central Kentucky.

A Master Plan is the document that conceptually establishes and guides the orderly development, administration, maintenance, preservation, enhancement, and management of all natural, cultural, and recreational resources of a Corps water resource project.

Public input is critical in the Master Plan update process. USACE Louisville District will be hosting a virtual workshop to provide the public with an opportunity to comment. The public comment period will be open until Dec. 18, 2020. 

The public is invited to join USACE for a virtual public meeting to provide input on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 beginning at 6:00 p.m. (CST). To participate in the virtual public meeting log in at: and enter your name and email address. For the presentation's audio Portion, call 1-844-800-2717, Access Code: 199 693 4239, Security Code 1234.

Instructions for web access and phone-in are also available at:

On that site the public can also provide feedback via our public comment tool. The app allows feedback to be left easily from a cellphone or computer. Simply drop a pin on the map marking the area the comment applies to and click submit. Check it out here:

For more information, contact the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District Public Affairs Office at (502) 315-6767.


Abby Korfhage

Release no. 20-021

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