Tulsa District Regulatory Permits for Public Comment

PURPOSE:  The purpose of these public notices are to inform you of a proposal for work in which you might be interested and to solicit your comments and information to better enable us to make a reasonable decision on factors affecting the public interest.

SECTION 10: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is directed by Congress through Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 USC 403) to regulate all work or structures in or affecting the course, condition, or capacity of navigable waters of the United States.  The intent of this law is to protect the navigable capacity of waters important to interstate commerce.

SECTION 404: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is directed by Congress through Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 USC 1344) to regulate the discharges of dredged and fill material into all waters of the United States.  These waters include lakes, rivers, streams, mudflats, sandflats, sloughs, wet meadows, natural ponds, and wetlands adjacent to other waters.  The intent of the law is to protect these waters from the indiscriminate discharge of material capable of causing pollution and to restore and maintain their chemical, physical, and biological integrity.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District

Regulatory Office, Chief




Published July 31, 2018
Expiration date: 8/31/2018

The basic purpose of this work is to conduct bank stabilization associated with the applicant’s land along the Red River.  A water dependency determination is not necessary due to no special aquatic sites located within the project site.  The overall purpose of this work is to stabilize the bank line within the applicant’s property along the Red River using recycled (demolition) concrete.

The applicant has already conducted bank stabilization along the right descending bank of the Red River at three different sites along their agricultural land.  The bank stabilization was completed using recycled concrete and similar bricks, rocks, and gravel.  The project impacts for Site 1 is approximately 6,238 lf, Site 2 is approximately 2,064 lf, and Site 3 is approximately 988 lf.  Broken concrete ranges in size from 1x1 feet to 3x4 feet blocks.