Regulatory Permit Program


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Regulatory Public Notices

As used by the Corps, the term "public notice" is an official, required government announcement of a proposed agency action, decision made or under consideration, public hearing or other activity.  Please download the attachment(s) associated with notice for the complete, formatted, public notice with tables, illustrations, maps and plans.

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Mitigation Public Notices

For all public notices pertaining to compensatory mitigation bank proposals or in-lieu fee mitigation sites developed by the North Carolina Division of Mitigation Services (NCDMS), please go to the Regulatory In-lieu Fee and Bank Information Tracking System website at

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  • SAW-2012-00058

    Expiration date: 2/10/2014

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services seeking Department of the Army authorization to place fill in 448 linear feet of stream channel and 0.24 acre of wetlands, associated with the construction of the Prosperity Ridge Road connector in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.

  • SAW-2012-00040

    Expiration date: 2/24/2014

    The Army Corps of Engineers Wilmington District announces a Notice of Availability (NOA) for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) and Public Hearing for the Village of Bald Head Island Shoreline Protection Project on Bald Head Island, Brunswick County, North Carolina. We also received a permit application from the Village of Bald Head, North Carolina for this project. This public notice is for compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act. The main purpose of the proposed project is to address erosion at the western end of South Beach and to thereby protect public infrastructure, roads, homes, beaches, dunes and wildlife habitat. The applicant’s proposed action includes the construction of a 1,900-ft terminal groin as well as creation and maintenance of an updrift sand fillet on the western end of South Beach.

  • SAW-2000-00378

    Expiration date: 2/10/2014

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from Cumberland County seeking Department of the Army authorization for permanent impact to 1.91 acres of Section 404 jurisdictional Waters of the United States, specifically wetlands adjacent to the Cape Fear River. Of the 1.91 acres of wetland impact, 1.65 acres has already occurred, and for these impacts Cumberland County is seeking after-the-fact authorization. The proposed impacts are associated with the Cumberland County Ann Street Landfill Borrow Area Expansion project located at 690 Ann Street, approximately 0.5 mile northeast of the intersection of Ann Street and Grove Street in Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina (PIN# 0447-09-9244).

  • SAW-2011-00455

    Expiration date: 1/27/2014

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from the Wilmington International Airport, attn: Jon Rosbrough, seeking Department of the Army authorization to permanently impact 1.32 acres of jurisdictional wetland, 2320 linear feet (ft) of stream, 0.3280 acre of jurisdictional Relatively Permanent Waters (RPW) and 0.24 acre of isolated wetland to meet Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) safety standards in wetlands and waters of the U.S. abutting an unnamed tributary to Smith Creek. The Wilmington International Airport is located at 1704 Airport Boulevard with site coordinates at 34.2776°N, -77.8893°W, in Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina.

  • SAW-2011-00796

    Expiration date: 1/21/2014

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from the North Carolina Department of Transportation, Division of Highways (NCDOT) seeking Department of the Army authorization to impact waters of the United States, associated with the proposed construction of the East End Connector from NC 147 (Durham Freeway/Buck Dean Expressway) to north of NC 98 (Holloway Street) in Durham, Durham County, North Carolina, Federal Aid Project No. NHF–76–1(2), TIP No. U-0071.