Public Notices

  • Special Public Notice for the Nationwide Permit Reissuance and Regional Conditions for the State of Nebraska

    Expiration date: 3/14/2026

    On December 27, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published a final rule in the Federal Register (86 FR 73522) announcing the reissuance of 40 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and one new NWPs, as well as the reissuance of NWP general conditions and definitions with some modifications. These 41 NWPs will go into effect on February 25, 2022, and will expire on March 14, 2026.

  • NWO-2011-02364-WEH

    Expiration date: 3/17/2022

    PROJECT DESCRIPTION: This Regional General Permit (RGP) authorizes the following flood protection, reconstruction, and repair work for flood damaged areas: (1) Repair and reconstruction of existing roads. (2) Construction of temporary roads. (3) Construction of temporary levees, dikes, and berms. (4) Repair of levees including breach closures. (5) Protection (e.g., armoring) and/or repair of bridge and linear transportation embankments. (6) Protection and/or repair of utility structures. (7) Placement of suitable material for bank stabilization. (8) Construction of temporary drainage ditches to facilitate the removal of flood water, sheet water or excess water. (9) Restoration of channels and ditches to pre-flooding alignment and capacity. (10) Protection and restoration of intake and outfall structures. (11) Removal of flood-deposited sediments and grading/restoration to pre-flood contours. The disposal of flood-deposited sediment should be performed within uplands. Flood-deposited sand/silt material from the Missouri River may be returned into the Missouri River up to 100,000 cubic yards of material per activity. The authorization of in-stream disposal of flood-deposited sand/silt material back into other rivers will be determined on a case-by-case basis. Issues considered will include total and daily amounts of proposed disposal, method of disposal, location of disposal, concurrent disposal activities, time of year and flow rates.

  • NWO-2021-01359-WEH

    Expiration date: 3/9/2022

    The proposed Kenosha Creek Preserve Bank is located in Sections 27, 28 and 33, Township 11 North, Range 14 East in Cass County, Nebraska, specifically, 40.890490, -95.832045. The proposed Bank Site is ~199.82 acres. Existing conditions include 6 palustrine emergent temporarily and seasonally flooded (PEMA/C) wetlands totaling 61.32 acres, 3 palustrine emergent semi-permanently flooded (PEMF) wetlands totaling 46.41 acres, 1 palustrine scrub-shrub (PSSB) wetland comprising 0.43 acre, four palustrine forested (PFOA) wetlands totaling 9.18 acres, 2 lacustrine deep water habitat features (LUB4H) totaling 4.5 acres, ~82.48 acres of buffer and Kenosha Creek length is ~5,018 linear feet.