US Army Corps of Engineers
Vicksburg District

Notice of Availability Of Leased Lands near Arkabutla and Grenada Lakes

Published Dec. 3, 2013
The Vicksburg District encompasses a 68,000-square-mile area across portions of Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana that holds seven major river basins and incorporates approximately 460 miles of mainline levees. The district is engaged in hundreds of projects and supports disaster response in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Tennessee.

The Vicksburg District encompasses a 68,000-square-mile area across portions of Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana that holds seven major river basins and incorporates approximately 460 miles of mainline levees. The district is engaged in hundreds of projects and supports disaster response in Mississippi, Louisiana, and Tennessee.

Vicksburg, Miss… The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District is offering agricultural lands for lease to the public. These sections of agricultural lands consist of two tracts in Yalabusha County, one tract in Grenada County on Grenada Lake and one tract in Desoto County on Arkabutla Lake in Mississippi. The Notice of Availability (NOA) number for these tracts is DACW38-9-14-27.

To obtain a hard copy of the NOA with instructions on how to submit a bid, contact the individuals listed by each tract below.

1. Desoto County, Arkabutla Lake - Tract 127 consists of 320.9 acres of pasture and grazed woods. For information contact John Wilburn at 662-562-6261.

2. Yalobusha County, Grenada Lake - Tract H-715 consists of 101.9 acres of crop land, pasture and grazed woods. For more information, contact Chris Terry at 662-227-0224, extension 70244.

3. Yalobusha County, Grenada Lake - Tract H-717 consists of 112.2 acres of pasture, grazed woods and hay land. For more information, contact Chris Terry at 662-227-0224, extension 70244.

4. Grenada County, Grenada Lake - Tract C-282 and C-287 consist of 185.8 acres of crop and highly erodible land (HEL). For more information, contact Chris Terry at 662-227-0224, extension 70244.

Anyone interested in bidding should send bid information to: 

    US Army Corps of Engineers -Vicksburg District
    ATTN: Real Estate Division
    4155 Clay Street
    Vicksburg, Mississippi 39183.

 The bids will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. (CST) on 7 January 2014 and opened at that time.  For more information, contact Guy Barnett – 601-631-7294 or via email at guy.barnett@usace.army.mil .


Contact
Kavanaugh Breazeale
601-631-5052
kavanaugh.breazeale@usace.army.mil

Release no. 13-119