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: November, 2022
  • SWT-2021-194

    Expiration date: 12/7/2022

    The proposed project would construct a rock dike along the left descending bank of the Arkansas River within the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Kaw Lake Civil Works Project. The existing concrete boat ramp replacement was verified under Nationwide permit. The bank stabilization areas 1 through 7 do not require Section 404 authorization, because the 24-inch quarry run stone rock would be placed above the ordinary high water mark of the Arkansas River.

  • SWT-2020-344

    Expiration date: 12/2/2022

    The application proposes a 73.2 acre lateral expansion of the existing landfill to the north. The proposed project also includes the construction of landfill waste disposal cells and a stormwater pond within scrub-shrub wetlands, open water, an intermittent stream, and an ephemeral stream.