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 Jan. 28, 2019
Expiration date: 3/2/2019

The proposed project would result in a combined total of 8,188 linear feet (13,193 CYS and 3.239 acres) of perennial, intermittent, and ephemeral stream impacts and 0.583 acre (939 CYS) of jurisdictional palustrine emergent wetland impacts. The fill material would be placed in the Arkansas River, Berryhill Creek, and other streams and wetlands. The proposed project would result in a total of 14,132 cubic yards of fill material consisting of concrete fill, clean native earthen material or clay, in addition to 12- to 18-inch riprap. The placement of fill material would be placed utilizing large earth moving equipment, such as bulldozers, dump trucks, and other heavy operations equipment.