Archive: July, 2020
  • 2006-06393-84

    Expiration date: 8/28/2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District has received a request to amend the Mitigation Banking Instrument for the Stipson’s Island wetland mitigation bank in Dennis Township, Cape May County, New Jersey. The Stipson’s Island wetland mitigation bank is approved to provide compensatory mitigation credits for Department of the Army permits. More details are available in the "Public Notice" attachment. Public comments are due by Aug. 28, 2020.

  • 2019-278

    Expiration date: 9/1/2020

    The Public Notice has been revised to reflect an inadvertent omission made in the original notice concerning the need for a Section 401 Water Quality Certificate. This revision can be found on Page 7 of the Public Notice document available at the above link (second entry). Public comments are due by Sept. 1, 2020. The applicant, Diamond State Port Corporation (DSPC), seeks authorization from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers under the authorities of Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act to discharge fill material and to conduct dredging and disposal activities within, and adjacent to, navigable waters of the United States at the proposed Port of Wilmington Edgemoor Expansion project site in New Castle County, Delaware. The proposal is intended to support the expansion of the Port of Wilmington by re-developing the Edgemoor site into a multi-use containerized cargo port. To that end, the DSPC intends to re-purpose an existing industrial site at the location of the former Chemours manufacturing facility.

  • 2020-00490-95

    Expiration date: 8/7/2020

    The applicant, New Jersey Department of Transportation – Office of Maritime Resources, has requested Department of the Army authorization to perform ten (10)-year maintenance dredging. The location of the proposed work is Sunflower Island, City of Brigantine, Atlantic County, New Jersey. All resultant dredged material, estimated to total approximately 38,165.0-cubic yards of predominantly coarse-grained sediment (i.e. greater than 70% sand), will be hydraulically pumped via pipeline and discharged at existing sand shoals off Sunflower Island for enhancement of shallow water habitat. The stated purpose of this project is to restore and maintain safe navigational depths for transiting recreational and emergency vessels; and enhancement of shallow water habitat by reutilization of dredged material within the “back bay” system. More details are available in the "Public Notice" document. Comments are due by Aug. 7, 2020.

  • 2019-00070

    Expiration date: 7/31/2020

    The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is proposing a project to dredge the New Kernsville Dam impoundment, including the historic Schuylkill River channel, and remove the New Kernsville Dam. The project area is located along the Schuylkill River in Tilden and Windsor Townships, Berks County, Pennsylvania. More details are available in the attached Public Notice, Plans, and Map documents. Public comments are due by July 31, 2020.