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Public Notices

  • NWO-1986-09168-BIS

    Expiration date: 6/9/2021

    The District Engineer is evaluating a permit application from the Burleigh County Water Resource District for a bank stabilization project at the McDowell Dam Recreation Area. The proposal includes stabilization of 300-350 linear feet of shoreline to protect a section of the existing pedestrian trail system. Approximately 418 cubic yards of rock would be utilized, with 140 cubic yards discharged below the Ordinary High Water Mark. Cumulative impacts require this application to be evaluated as an individual permit. The Recreation Area is located east of Bismarck in Section 27, Township 139 North, Range 79 West, Latitude 46.830319° North, Longitude -100.635535° West, Burleigh County, North Dakota.

  • SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: North Dakota Regional Conditions, Required Best Management Practices and Water Quality Certification for the 16 Nationwide Permits Published in the Federal Register on January 13, 2021

    On January 13, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published a finale rule in the Federal Register announcing the reissuance of 12 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and four new NWPs, as well as the reissuance of NWP general conditions and definitions with some modifications. These 16 NWPs will go into effect on March 15, 2021 and will expire on March 14, 2026. The Corps, Northwestern Division (NWD), has finalized regional conditions and required best management practices applicable in North Dakota. In addition, NWD has accepted Section Water Quality Certifications for the 16 NWPs provided by the US Environmental Protection Agency for work on Indian Lands and by the North Dakota Department of Environmental Quality for all other lands in North Dakota. Wide dissemination of this information is requested. Please feel free to share a link to this page or a copy of the public notice.

  • RGP 0403-03

    Expiration date: 4/2/2021

    The District Engineer is proposing to reissue Regional General Permit 04-03 to facilitate authorization of boat ramps, and other activities directly related to boat ramps, located in any waters of the US in North Dakota, except Lake Sakakawea and Lake Oahe. The RGP was developed in 2004 and was reissued in 2009 and 2015. The most recent version expired on May 31, 2020. In addition to the ramp itself, the RGP may be used to authorize Access Roads and Turn-around and Parking Areas, Erosion Protection, Excavation and Dredging for Ramp Access and Cofferdams.