Regulatory Permit Program


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Regulatory Public Notices

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Mitigation Public Notices

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Archive: July, 2019
  • RGP 31 Renewal - SAW-2019-00155

    Expiration date: 8/14/2019

    The DISTRICT ENGINEER, WILMINGTON DISTRICT, 69 Darlington Avenue, Wilmington North Carolina 28403, hereby proposes to renew, with modifications, Regional General Permit 198200031 (RGP 31) pursuant to Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 U.S.C 403) and Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S.C 1344). The general permit authorizes the discharge of fill material associated with maintenance, repair, and construction projects conducted by the various divisions of the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT), within all waters subject to regulatory jurisdiction of the Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers. Title 33, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Paragraph 325, authorizes issuance of general (regional) permits for activities, which are substantially similar in nature and cause minimal individual and cumulative environmental impacts.

  • SAW-2005-30087

    Expiration date: 8/7/2019

    The Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) received an application from Catawba County seeking Department of the Army authorization to excavate and fill 0.56 acres of pond, 0.06 acres of wetland, and 1,207 feet of unnamed tributaries of the South Fork Catawba River, associated with the municipal solid waste landfill cells construction by placing leachate pipes and a liner at the Blackburn Sanitary Landfill, 4017 Rocky Ford Road, Newton, Catawba County, North Carolina.