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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Archive: 2015
  • SAW-2012-00468

    Expiration date: 11/6/2015

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) has received a modification request for the City of Charlotte Umbrella Stream and Wetland Mitigation Bank instrument which is used to establish stream and wetland compensatory mitigation banks sponsored by the City of Charlotte and which provides compensatory credits required by Federal and State permits as described below: Bank Sponsor: City of Charlotte Storm Water Services Mr. Isaac Hinson Mitigation Administrator This public notice does not imply, on the part of the Corps of Engineers or other agencies, either favorable or unfavorable opinion of the work to be performed, but is issued to solicit comments regarding the factors on which final decisions will be based. The modified mitigation banking instrument is described below and the full instrument is included as an attachment.

  • SAW-2015-02083

    Expiration date: 11/5/2015

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from Vulcan Materials Company-Rockingham Quarry seeking Department of the Army authorization to discharge dredged or fill material into waters of the U.S., associated with the expansion of an existing mining operation in Richmond County, North Carolina.


    Expiration date: 3/30/2016

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District initiated emergency permitting procedures in response to conditions resulting from possible erosion, and storm damage associated with effects from Hurricane Joaquin.

  • SAW-2012-00156

    Expiration date: 10/29/2015

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from North Carolina Department of Transportation, Mr. Richard W. Hancock, P.E., Manager, Project Development and Environmental Analysis Branch, 1548 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, North Carolina 27699-1548 seeking Department of the Army authorization for the permanent impact to 4,162 linear feet of stream channel (of which 225 linear feet is bank stabilization), temporary impact to 309 linear feet of stream channel and the temporary impact to 0.1 acres of wetland. The proposed impacts are associated with the I-77 High Occupancy Toll (HOT) lanes project (TIP #s I5405, I4750AA and I3311C) located along approximately 26 miles of I-77 starting north of NC 150 in Iredell County and continuing south along I-77, deviating from I77 at the I-277 interchange and following I-277 approximately 1.2 miles to terminate at North Brevard Street in Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina.

  • SAW-2015-01612

    Expiration date: 10/19/2015

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) has received an application from Dare County seeking Department of the Army authorization to dredge 2.6 million cubic yards of beach-quality sediments from an offshore borrow source located 1.7 miles east of Cape Hatteras, and deposit the material along approximately 2.9 miles of oceanfront shoreline at the Cape Hatteras National Seashore and the Village of Buxton, in Dare County, North Carolina.