• Special Public Notice 19-01

    On September 12, 2019, the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of the Army (the agencies) signed a final rule to repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule (2015 Rule) and re-codify the regulatory text defining "waters of the United States" (WOTUS) that existed prior to the 2015 Rule. This action will, when effective, provide regulatory certainty as to the definition of “waters of the United States” in light of ongoing litigation over the 2015 Rule. This final rule will be implemented in accordance with Supreme Court decisions, agency guidance, and longstanding practice. Additional details are in the attached "Special Public Notice" document.

  • 2019-00761-86

    Expiration date: 10/6/2019

    The applicant, Ocean City Fishing Club, proposes to extend the existing Ocean City fishing pier (1516 Boardwalk, Ocean City, New Jersey 08226) by 132-linear feet and 6-inches seaward into the Atlantic Ocean. The stated purpose of this project is to restore access to the Ocean City Fishing Club to appropriate depths for recreation fishing. More details are available in the "Public Notice & Plan Details" attachment. Public comments are due by Oct. 6, 2019.

  • 2019-801-85

    Expiration date: 9/6/2019

    The applicant has requested a Department of the Army permit to update and expand Anglers Marina on the Lewes and Rehoboth Canal at 400 Anglers Road in Lewes, Sussex County, Delaware. More details are available in the "Public Notice" attachment. Public comments are due by Sept. 6, 2019.

  • 2019-0826-95

    Expiration date: 9/18/2019

    The applicant, the Borough of Tuckerton in Ocean County, New Jersey, proposes to perform ten-year maintenance dredging of the following waterways within the Little Egg Harbor/Tuckerton Bay watershed, identified as Thompson's Creek, Paradise Cove Lagoons, Tuckerton Beach Lagoons, Tuckerton Creek, and Tuckerton Creek Lagoons. All resultant dredged material, estimated to total approximately 77,500-cubic yards of silt and sand, would be transported to temporary upland disposal sites for dewatering; with subsequent permanent upland offsite disposal. The stated purpose of the activity is to restore and maintain safe navigational depths for recreational and emergency vessels. More details are available in the "Public Notice & Plan Details" attachment. Public comments are due by Sept. 18, 2019.

  • 2019-405-85

    Expiration date: 9/13/2019

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Philadelphia District, proposes to reissue the Delaware State Programmatic General Permit-20 (SPGP-20), authorizing certain existing and proposed piers, docks, mooring piles, boat lifts, breakwaters, and the replacement of existing serviceable bulkhead structures in navigable waters of the United States within the geographic boundaries of the Philadelphia District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the State of Delaware. The reissuance and extension of this General Permit is being coordinated with other interested Federal agencies, the State of Delaware and the general public. This General Permit, CENAP-OP-R-SPGP20, was previously reissued on January 2, 1990, reissued on January 2, 1995, reissued on January 2, 2000, reissued on January 25, 2004, reissued on December 31, 2009, modified on September 2, 2010, and reissued December 31, 2014. The current SPGP-20 expires on December 31, 2019. More details are available in the "Public Notice" and "Working Draft" attachments. Public comments are due by Sept. 13, 2019.