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Public Notices

Under the Corps' Regulatory Program, a public notice is the primary method for advising all interested parties of a proposed activity for which a permit is sought. Soliciting comments and information necessary to evaluate the probable impacts on the public interest. Public notices are also published to inform the public about new or proposed regulations, policies, guidance or permit procedures.

Public Notices published by the Sacramento District under the Regulatory Program are posted on this page. Once a public notice is available on-line, an email notification is sent to individuals on the appropriate mailing list.

Comments are due by the expiration date of the public notice.  Only comments submitted by email or in hard copy format through a delivery service, such as the U.S. Postal Service, can be accepted.   Comments must be submitted to the address listed in the public notice.

Archive: September, 2020
  • SPK-2019-00308, Public Notice of Permit Application, Unitah Basin Transportation Corridor project, Utah

    Expiration date: 10/31/2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District, (Corps) is evaluating a permit application for a common-carrier freight rail system that would connect the Uinta Basin to the interstate common-carrier rail network. The project would result in impacts to waters of the United States including 14.78 acres of wetlands, 0.09 acre of playa, 56.41 miles (44.45 acres) of perennial, intermittent, and ephemeral streams, 5.1 miles of canals and ditches, and 1.28 acres of open-water features. This notice is to inform interested parties of the proposed activity and to solicit comments.

  • SPK-2012-00286, Public Notice of In-Lieu Fee Project Proposal for Funding from the Sacramento District California In-Lieu Fee Program for an In-Lieu Fee Project in the Cache/Putah Rivers Aquatic Resources Service Area

    Expiration date: 10/30/2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District (Corps) is soliciting comments regarding an In-lieu Fee Project (ILF Project) proposal, requesting funding from the Sacramento District California In-Lieu Fee Program (ILF Program). The Sponsor for this ILF Program is the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF). This ILF Program services 37 counties and approximately 65,000 square miles. The ILF Program was established in October 2014 and was approved by the Corps, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Marine Fisheries Service, the California State Water Resources Control Board, the Central Valley Regional Water Quality Control Board, and the Lahontan Regional Water Quality Control Board (each an “Agency” and collectively the “Agencies”).

    Expiration date: 11/5/2020

    On September 15, 2020, Corps Headquarters published in the Federal Register its proposal to renew and revise 52 Nationwide Permits (NWPs) and issue five new NWPs for work in wetlands and other waters that are regulated by Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and/or Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899. In addition, the Sacramento District is seeking comments on proposed NWP regional conditions and/or the need for any additional regional conditions to help ensure that impacts authorized by the proposed NWPs are no more than minimal. The proposed regional conditions are applicable for activities in California, Nevada, and Utah, within the Sacramento District.
  • SPK-2020-00349, Issuance of Regional General Permit 2, California

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District, (Corps) has issued Regional General Permit (RGP) 2 which for Reservoir Maintenance Activities that require a Department of the Army (DA) Permit in California.

  • SPK-2017-00275, Public Notice of Permit Application, Daybreak Planned Unit Development, Reno, Washoe County, NV

    Expiration date: 10/3/2020

    Newport Pacific Land Co., LLC has applied for a permit to discharge fill material in approximately 6.26 acres of waters of the United States to construct a mixed-use residential housing and commercial development. The approximately 979-acre project site is located on tributaries to Thomas Creek and Steamboat Creek, near center coordinates of Latitude 39.4639°, Longitude 119.7356°, Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, and can be seen on the Steamboat USGS Topographic Quadrangle.