• 2022-00686-96

    Expiration date: 6/16/2022

    The Philadelphia District has collaborated on a draft Programmatic Agreement (PA) for the review of transportation projects related to the requirements of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA), within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Federal and state agencies signatory to this agreement include: the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT), Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP), the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) and the Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh Districts of the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). The purpose of the agreement is to streamline review of transportation-related projects requiring authorization under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act, by delegating compliance determinations for minor transportation-related actions requiring coordination under Section 106 of the NHPA to PennDOT cultural resource professionals meeting the Secretary of Interior’s Professional Qualifications Standards. This PA represents a renewal of prior agreements among FHWA, PennDOT, ACHP, and PHMC, notably adding the USACE Baltimore, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh Districts as signatories.

  • 2019-00401

    Expiration date: 5/20/2022

    The applicant, Delaware Department of Transportation, has applied for a Department of the Army permit to construct a new bypass route from US Route 113 to State Route 24 over Millsboro Pond in Millsboro, Sussex County, Delaware. The purpose of the project is to preserve mobility for local residents and businesses, while providing highway improvements that reduce congestion, decrease frequency and severity of accidents and accommodate increased traffic. More details are available in the Public Notice, Map, and Plans documents. Comments are requested by May 20, 2022. 

  • 2022-00368

    Expiration date: 4/21/2022

    The applicant, Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Watershed Stewardship, has applied for a Department of the Army permit to conduct 20,400 linear feet of hydraulic dredging of White Creek, Assawoman Canal in Bethany Beach, Sussex County, Delaware. The hydraulic dredging is expected to remove approximately 70,000 cubic yards of accumulated sediment. The applicant has proposed to transport the accumulated sediment south along the Assawoman Canal to the Muddy Neck Marsh Complex within the Assawoman Wildlife Area, placing that sediment in the marsh to restore the wetland complex. The purpose of the project is to improve navigability in White Creek and Assawoman Canal and restore an area of highly degraded coastal salt marsh using dredged material, thereby providing enhanced resiliency to coastal wetlands from the continued effects of sea level rise and other environmental stressors. Public comments are requested by April 21, 2022.

  • 2016-00173-46

    Expiration date: 4/1/2022

    This public notice is supplemental to a public notice issued jointly by this office and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on September 9, 2020. That Public Notice was issued to seek comments from the public and interested parties on the proposed expansion of the existing cargo handling area (known as “Cargo City”) at the Philadelphia International Airport. The proposed project location is within the western end of the Philadelphia International Airport and encompasses the recently acquired western properties including the former Henderson parcel. The applicant’s stated purpose for the proposed work is to accommodate current and forecasted cargo operation demands at the Philadelphia International Airport. More details are available in the Public Notice and Plans attachments. Comments are requested by April 1, 2022.

  • 2022-00119-97

    Expiration date: 3/19/2022

    The applicant requests approval for the construction of a new public marina, to include dredging and new mooring structures. The site was historically occupied by a marina which was removed in 2014. The location for the proposed activity is 924 Bay Ave, City of Somers Point, Atlantic County, New Jersey. More details are available in the "Public Notice & Plan Details" attachment. Public comments are requested by March 19, 2022.