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



Archive: May, 2020
  • SWT-2019-393

    Expiration date: 6/21/2020

    The proposed project is to repair erosion along the left descending bank of the North Canadian River bypass channel adjacent to Lake Overholser. This proposal would result in the placement of 23,500 CY of red shale and 5,000 CY of 18’’ riprap within 10,500 LF of the bypass channel.

  • SWT-2019-404

    Expiration date: 6/14/2020

    The project proposes to relocate the stream channel to the back of the property to increase the developable area for industrial use. This proposal would result in the placement of on-site excavated soil within 1,011 LF of the unnamed tributary to the North Canadian River and its adjacent 0.042 acre emergent wetland. In order to relocate the stream to the back of the property, on-site soil would be excavated and used as fill material. A wetland area would be removed due to this excavation and stream relocation work.

  • SWT-2014-429

    Expiration date: 6/10/2020

    This is an After-The-Fact (ATF) application for the placement of fill material into an unnamed tributaries of Broken Arrow Creek for a residential development. The applicant has constructed residential homes, road infrastructure, a reinforced concrete box, and expanded a pond in waters of the United States without a Department of the Amy Permit.