TX - Corpus Christi City Council approves construction to begin on Packery Channel

City Council member Greg Smith says the project will correct an erosion problem that forced the city to shut down part of the beach.

Corpus Christi City Council approved the first step in the next dredging of the Packery Channel.

The council awarded a contract for design, bid and construction phase services with Urban Engineering. The contract for just under $200,000 is called the Waterline Project.

City Council member Greg Smith says the project will correct an erosion problem that forced the city to shut down part of the beach.

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