Wisconsin Standard Public Notices & Letters of Permission

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  • 2020-00260-WMS - Public Notice Extension - Enbridge Line 5 Wisconsin Segment Relocation Project

    Expiration date: 2/7/2022

    PUBLIC NOTICE to interested parties that the St. Paul District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will extend the public comment period on the Department of the Army permit application for the Enbridge Line 5 Wisconsin segment relocation (WI L5R) project an additional 30 days, from February 5, 2022 to March 7, 2022.

  • 2009-02130-RJH (Calumet County, WI) Woodland Lake Cottages Project

    Expiration date: 2/2/2022

    PUBLIC NOTICE: The applicant is proposing to construct a new residential subdivision, Woodland Lakes Cottages. The proposed project includes utility installation, construction of Canvasback Drive, Kelly Lake Drive and Snow Goose Lane, stormwater pond, and the construction of 78- 0.2 acre single family residential lots. The proposed project would result in the permanent discharge of fill material into 3.77 acres of wet meadow wetlands.

  • 2020-00260-WMS (Bayfield, Ashland, and Iron Counties, WI) Enbridge Line 5 Wisconsin Segment Relocation Project

    Expiration date: 2/5/2022

    PUBLIC NOTICE: PUBLIC NOTICE to interested parties that the St. Paul District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has received a permit application from Enbridge Energy, Limited Partnership (“Enbridge”). This application has been submitted pursuant to Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbor Act of 1899 (Section 10) for work under a navigable water of the United States and Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (Section 404) for discharges of dredged or fill material into waters of the United States. The USACE received the permit application on February 10, 2020, and determined on November 19, 2021, that a standard individual permit review is required. ACTIVITY: The applicant is proposing the permanent discharge of fill material into 0.02 acres of waters of the United States, and temporary discharges of dredged or fill material into 101.08 acres of wetlands and 0.20 acres of non-wetland waters of the United States associated with the construction of the Line 5 Wisconsin segment relocation (WI L5R) project. In addition, the applicant proposes horizontal directional drilling (HDD) under the White River, a navigable water of the United States. The WI L5R project would replace 20 miles of existing pipeline, including 12 miles of existing pipeline within the Bad River Reservation, with approximately 41-miles of new pipeline exterior to the Reservation. Under the authorities listed above, the USACE does not regulate the overall construction or operation of pipelines, nor does it regulate the siting of any type of pipeline, or any substance being transported within a pipeline.

  • SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE - 2021 Nationwide Permits - Federal Register Notice for 41 NWPs - St. Paul District

    SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: PUBLIC NOTICE FOR FEDERAL REGISTER NOTICE ANNOUNCING THE REISSUANCE OF THE NATIONWIDE PERMITS - On December 27, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published a final rule in the Federal Register (86 FR 73522) announcing the reissuance of 40 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and one new NWP. These 41 NWPs will go into effect on February 25, 2022, and they will expire on March 14, 2026.

  • Credit Release Schedule Flexibility for Mitigation Bank and In-Lieu Fee Sites

    SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Paul District (Corps) is sharing information to describe the flexibility related to credit releases associated with meeting hydrology performance standards at mitigation bank and in-lieu fee (ILF) sites.

  • 2020 National Wetland Plant List (NWPL) Upate

    National Wetland Plant List (NWPL) Update: On November 2, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), as part of an interagency effort with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), published a final rule in the Federal Register announcing the availability of the 2020 NWPL.

  • SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE - 2021 Nationwide Permits (NWPs)

    SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: Regional Conditions, Water Quality Certification (WQC), and Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA) Concurrence for Sixteen (16) 2021 NWPs in St. Paul District.

  • Nationwide Permit Reissuance

    Expiration date: 3/14/2026

    SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE: On January 13, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published a final rule in the Federal Register (86 FR 2744) 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.

  • 2017 Nationwide Permits

    Expiration date: 3/18/2022

    2017 Nationwide Permits: Final regional conditions, water quality certification and coastal zone concurrence for nationwide permits in the states of Minnesota and Wisconsin.

  • 2016-02584-NTD (Outagamie County, WI) City of Appleton, County Highway JJ Reconstruction Project

    Expiration date: 12/23/2016

    LETTER OF PERMISSION: The City of Appleton proposes to reconstruct CTH JJ from Ballard Road (CTH E) to a point located approximately 700 feet east of Lightening Drive.