• P-2861

    Expiration date: 1/29/2014

    The applicant seeks authorization to establish a new surface coal mining facility 4 miles southwest of Pinckneyville, Illinois. The project has 231.9 acres of mining area and 65.5 acres of support area. Two ephemeral stream comprising 1893lf, one 8.24 acre jurisdictional emergent wetland and four non jurisdictional wetlands comprising 1.98 acres will be impacted by the activities. Mitigation will be done onsite with stream mitigation occuring during the reclamation phase and wetland mitigation occuring after the NPDES pond is no longer needed. The project is located on a tributary to Little Galum Creek, in Perry County, Illinois. The Public Notice opens January 15, 2014 and closes January 29, 2014.

  • P-2856

    Expiration date: 1/20/2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District (USACE) proposes to construct the Grand Tower Phase 5 Project as part of its Regulating Works Project. The Proposed Action includes the construction of two chevrons and the extension of one dike in the Crawford Towhead between RM 72 and 74. The Vancill Towhead project is located between RM 67.0 and 70.0 and includes construction of 3 weirs, 3 diverter dikes (S-dikes), repair of dike 67.8, revetment at 67.3 and shortening of dikes 67.3 and 67.1. Placement of rock training structures would provide a sustainable alternative to repetitive maintenance dredging. Fill material would include approximately 35,000 tons of quarry run limestone consisting of graded “A” stone. The Grand Tower Phase 5 Regulating Works Project is located in the Middle Mississippi River (MMR) between River Miles (RM) 67.0 and 74.0 in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri and Union County, Illinois near the town of Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

  • P-2857

    Expiration date: 1/20/2014

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District (USACE) proposes to construct the Dogtooth Bend Phase 5 Project as part of its Regulating Works Project. The Proposed Action consists of construction of two weirs near RM 34.00, four weirs near RM 32.00, a dike at RM 31.60 and two weirs near RM 31.00. Placement of rock training structures would provide a sustainable alternative to repetitive maintenance dredging. Fill material would include approximately 35,000 tons of quarry run limestone consisting of graded “A” stone. The Dogtooth Bend Phase 5 Regulating Works Project is located in the Middle Mississippi River (MMR) between river miles 20.0 and 40.0 in Scott and Mississippi Counties, Missouri and Alexander County, Illinois, roughly 3.5 miles downstream of Commerce, Missouri.

  • Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement

    Expiration date: 2/15/2014

    nterested parties are hereby notified that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) intends to prepare a draft supplemental environmental impact statement (SEIS) for the Middle Mississippi River Regulating Works Project. The Middle Mississippi River is defined as that portion of the Mississippi River that lies between the confluences of the Ohio and Missouri rivers. The original environmental impact statement (EIS) for the Project was finalized in 1976. USACE has determined that there is sufficient significant new information regarding the potential impacts of the project on the human environment to warrant the preparation of a SEIS. Public Scoping Open Workshops will be held to obtain comments and to receive feed-back from the public on the Draft SEIS and are identified in the Public Notice.

  • P-2858

    Expiration date: 1/9/2014

    P-2858: The Jefferson County Port Authority requests Section 10 Rivers and Harbors Act authorization to create a 60 barge fleet in a six-wide by 10-long configuration near the right descending bank of the Mississippi River, between approximate river mile 152.7 and 152.2, in Section 20, Township 41 North, Range 6 East, near Herculaneum, in Jefferson County, Missouri. The Public Notice opens December 20, 2013 and closes January 9, 2014.