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

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Archive: March, 2018
  • SAW-2013-00404

    Expiration date: 4/30/2018

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from The Town of Topsail Beach, seeking Department of the Army (DA) authorization to modify an existing DA permit, to conduct new and maintenance dredging within the waters of New Topsail Inlet, Banks Channel, Topsail Creek, and Banks Channel Connector, place beach compatible dredged material along 4.56 miles of oceanfront shoreline, and construct a new primary dune along the project boundary, associated with the Topsail Beach 30-year Management Plan project, at Topsail Beach, in Pender County, North Carolina.

  • SAW-2011-01914

    Expiration date: 4/16/2018

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from the Town of Holden Beach (Town) seeking Department of the Army authorization to discharge fill material into waters of the United States, associated with the construction of a 700-ft-long terminal groin with a 300-ft shore anchorage system and associated long-term beach nourishment component, in order to address erosion and protect infrastructure, roads, homes, beaches, dunes and wildlife habitat in Holden Beach, Brunswick County, North Carolina. Specific plans and location information are described below and shown on the attached plans. This notice serves to announce the release of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Holden Beach East End Shore Protection Project in accordance with 33 CFR 325 Appendix B, and 40 CFR 1502.19 - 1506.10. Comments will be received for 30 days, with an end comment period date of April 16, 2018. The FEIS may be obtained from the following link: Comments received from the FEIS will be used in the development of a Record of Decision (ROD) for this project.

  • SAW-2007-01841

    Expiration date: 4/16/2018

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. seeking Department of the Army (DA) authorization to impact 1,887 linear feet (lf) of stream for a proposed mine expansion, associated with the Salem Stone Quarry, in Kernersville, in Forsyth County, North Carolina. Note that the Salem Stone Quarry Mine Expansion was previously authorized under the same Corps Action ID (SAW-2007-01841) on November 6, 2007, with an expiration date of December 31, 2012. However, the project was not completed before the permit’s expiration. The applicant is seeking authorization to complete the work that was previously authorized under the expired permit.

  • SAW-2012-01153

    Expiration date: 4/12/2018

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT), seeking Department of the Army (DA) authorization to permanently impact 0.42 acres of jurisdictional wetlands, temporarily impact 1.49 acres of jurisdictional wetlands, hand clear 0.46 acres of wetlands, permanently impact 0.11 acres of surface waters and temporarily impact 10.07 acres of surface waters. Additionally 2.57 aces of submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) will be permanently impacted and 3.07 acres of SAV will be temporarily impacted associated with construction of TIP Project B-2500B Phase IIb the NC 12 Rodanthe Bridge Project north of Rodanthe, in Dare County, North Carolina. (NCDOT TIP No. B-2500B).

  • SAW-2011-02228

    Expiration date: 4/2/2018

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from the Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point (MOTSU) seeking Department of the Army authorization to conduct routine transport and disposal of dredged material to the Wilmington Ocean Dredged Material Disposal Site (ODMDS) located approximately 7 to 12.5 miles south of Bald Head Island in the Atlantic Ocean. This request is associated with maintenance dredging of the existing access channels, connecting channels, and basins at their navigation and loading facilities in the MOTSU harbor in Brunswick County, North Carolina.