US Army Corps of Engineers
St. Louis District

  • Illinois RGP 26

    Expiration date: 5/15/2022

    STATE OF ILLINOIS - ISSUANCE OF REGIONAL GENERAL PERMIT (GP) 41 FOR DISASTER RECOVERY AND REPAIR ACTIVITIES. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, HAS ISSUED GP-26 for the protection and the repair of existing damaged structures, damaged land areas, and damaged fills that were previously authorized by a Department of the Army (DA) permit. GP-26 is issued under the authority of Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 USC 403) and/or Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 USC 1344). The GP-26 authorizes disaster recovery and repair activities in counties declared flood disaster areas by the State of Illinois, provided that the project proponent, contractor, etc. complies with all general, special and water quality certification conditions included in GP-26. DURATION OF THE GENERAL PERMIT: The GP-26 is in until May 15, 2022 unless it is specifically modified, suspended, or revoked prior to the expiration date.

  • CLEAN WATER ACT FINAL RULE REPEALING THE 2015 CLEAN WATER RULE

    On September 12, 2019, the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of the Army (the agencies) signed a final rule to repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule (2015 Rule) and re-codify the regulatory text defining "waters of the United States" (WOTUS) that existed prior to the 2015 Rule. This action will, when effective, provide regulatory certainty as to the definition of “waters of the United States” in light of ongoing litigation over the 2015 Rule. This final rule will be implemented in accordance with Supreme Court decisions, agency guidance, and longstanding practice.

  • P-3132

    Expiration date: 9/18/2019

    The City of Alton requests authorization to use a hydraulic dredge to annually remove up to 37,000 cubic yards of accumulated sediments, on an as needed basis, from the existing Alton Marina basin. Dredge material would be transported across and along the bottom of the Mississippi River in a 12 to 18-inch diameter, ballasted pipeline to its proposed open water disposal site, located at approximate river mile 202.3. The Alton Marina is located at #1 Henry Street, near the left descending bank of the Mississippi River, at approximate river mile 202.4, in the City of Alton, Madison County, Illinois. Open water discharge of dredge material would be placed near the right descending bank of the Mississippi River at approximate river mile 202.3. The Public Notice comment period opens August 27, 2019 and closes September 18, 2019.

  • P-3131

    Expiration date: 9/5/2019

    The applicant, G'Sell Homes LLC., has applied for a Department of the Army Permit for the project known as Wolf Hollow Estates II Future Phase. The applicant seeks authorization for the placement of fill material into waters of the United States seeks authorization for the placement of fill material into waters of the United States for the development of a 69-lot, single family residential development, including roadway and utilities. Located within the project site is an intermittent tributary. The onsite channel is proposed to be placed in a 60” diameter pipe for 630 feet, for the development of lots. The pipe will then outfall into an in-stream detention basin for approximately 180 linear feet. The total impacts to the onsite stream for piping and construction of the detention basin is 810 linear feet. The project is located south of I-55, north of Wolf Hollow Road and West of Old State Road, in the City of Imperial. The project is located in Sections 19, Township 42 North, Range 6 East, Jefferson County. Written comments must be submitted by replying by electronic mail or written mail to the address in the notice. The Public Notice comment period opens August 16, 2019 and closes September 5, 2019.

  • P-3130

    Expiration date: 8/9/2019

    The applicant, Luetkenhaus Properties, Inc., has applied for a Department of the Army Permit for the project known as Village at Lexington II. The applicant seeks authorization to conduct grading and filling operations, over a 53.6-acre property, in waters of the United States to construct a residential subdivision. The plans would include the construction of 131 residential units and include access, roads, parking, green space, and stormwater management facilities. The project proposes to impact 0.41-acres of forested wetland, 350 linear feet of perennial stream, and 992 linear feet of intermittent stream during construction activities. The streams are unnamed tributaries to Dry Branch Creek, which flows into the Cuivre River, a tributary to the Mississippi River. The forested wetlands are abutting the unnamed tributaries. The project area is located west of Highway 61, north of Wentzville, Missouri. The project site address is 1707 Granville Drive, St. Charles County. The project is located within Section 11, Township 47 North, Range 1 East. Approximate coordinates: 38.8432 latitude, -90.8684 longitude. Written comments must be submitted by replying by electronic mail or written mail to the address in the notice. The Public Notice comment period opens July 19, 2019 and closes August 9, 2019.