US Army Corps of Engineers
Omaha District

Public Notices

  • Special Public Notice for Federal Register Notice

    On January 6, 2017, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published the notice in the Federal Register announcing the reissuance of all existing nationwide permits (NWPs), general conditions, and definitions with some modifications. The NWPs became effective on March 19, 2017, and will expire on March 18, 2022.

  • NWO-2018-01099-WEH

    Expiration date: 10/19/2019

    Nebraska Department of Transportation - The Ashland Wetland Mitigation Bank Site is located in Sections 3 and 4, Township 12 North, Range 9 East in Saunders County, Nebraska, specifically 41.04870o, -96.408307o. NDOT is developing this site for future mitigation needs related to roadway projects within the service area. NDOT has identified three goals for the Ashland Wetland Mitigation Bank Site. 1. Develop a wetland mitigation bank in this part of Nebraska. 2. Restore (Rehabilitate and Reestablish) a large area (78 ac) of historic floodplain wetlands. 3. The proposed wetland mitigation bank site is anticipated to provide the following wetland functions: Water storage, water filtration, open space and aesthetics, water quality improvement and wildlife habitat.

  • NWO-2018-01710-WEH

    Expiration date: 8/20/2019

    Lyman Richey Corporation proposes a new sand and gravel mining operation on the RNM property located west of Valley, Nebraska in northeast Douglas County. The proposed project would occur in four phases over 21 years and result in the discharge of fill material into waters of the United States, including wetlands. Impacts are divided into each phase of the project and are listed below. Phase 1—Years one to five—A total of 6.27 acres of PEMA/C riverine floodplain wetlands will be impacted by Phase 1. Phase 2—Years six to ten—A total of 5.44 acres of PEMA/C riverine floodplain wetlands will be impacted by Phase 2. Phase 3—Years eleven to fifteen—A total of 4.84 acres of PEMA/C riverine floodplain wetland will be impacted by Phase 3. Phase 4—Years sixteen to twenty-one—A total of 7.39 acres of PEMA/C riverine floodplain wetlands and 3,810 linear feet of an unnamed tributary to Western Sarpy Ditch will be impacted by Phase 4. If a permit decision is made to authorize, the permit would be evaluated every 5 years in order to address any changes to the project, which may include but is not limited to, impacts, mitigation, endangered species, or jurisdiction.