Public Notice


Published Feb. 1, 2017
Expiration date: 3/2/2017

Issue Date: February 2, 2017
Comment Deadline: March 2, 2017
Corps Action ID: SAW- 2007-01386

All interested parties are hereby advised that the Wilmington District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) is extending the commenting period on the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT), Transportation Improvement Project (TIP)s U-4751 and R-3300 , known as the Hampstead By-Pass, for road improvements starting at Military Cut-off in New Hanover County and ending just south of the Holly Shelter Game Lands in Pender County, North Carolina.

This notice only extends the commenting period to March 2, 2017 therefore the description on the original notice remains valid. The purpose of the extension stems from an updated adjacent property owner notification list provided by the applicant which is being used to properly notify the public.

Specific plans and location information are described below and shown on the attached plans. This Public Notice, original applications, and all attached plans are also available on the Wilmington District Web Site at

**For plans and project description see Notice SAW-2007-01386 dated January 11, 2017.

This permit application serves as the next step for the Corps to prepare a Federal Record of Decision (ROD), for the completion of National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), which will further be used as the Corps’ decision document to issue, issue with conditions, or deny the permit for the subject project.

All of the aforementioned documents can be viewed at:

Any written comments pertinent to the proposed work must be submitted to this office, Attention: Mr. Brad Shaver, 69 Darlington Avenue, Wilmington NC 28403 by 5:00 p.m., on March 2, 2017. Questions can be directed to Mr. Shaver at telephone (910) 251 4611, Wilmington Regulatory Field Office.