Application by City of Gulfport for non-tidal fill to construct a parking lot

The City of Gulfport has filed notice of a proposed project which requires review by the MS Department of Marine Resources to ensure compliance with the state’s approved Coastal Program under the Coastal Zone Management Act.

The applicant is proposing to permanently impact 0.14 acres of non-tidal wetlands to construct a parking lot and install utility line adjacent to Gulfport Boat Launch in Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi. The full application can be viewed using the link below.

Any person wishing to make comments or objections to the proposed activity must submit those comments in writing to Katie Nelson by mail at the Department of Marine Resources at 1141 Bayview Avenue, Biloxi, Mississippi 39530, by email at, or by using the form below before 1:00 p.m. on the day September 27, 2023. 

Comment Submission Form

You should receive an acknowledgement of your comment from Katie Nelson by email. If you do not receive this acknowledgement, please contact