HUNTINGTON, W.VA. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, will host a public meeting to discuss the planned demolition of the historic Barker House at Willow Island Locks and Dam on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the Washington County Library in Marietta, Ohio,
The Barker House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, but it has fallen into a state of disrepair where rehabilitation is not viable. The meeting will provide an opportunity for Huntington District representatives to hear comments from the community.
For more information, contact Public Affairs at 304-399-5353.
Release no. 17-020