Regulatory Branch


Published April 6, 2018
Expiration date: 4/27/2018

The applicant seeks authorization to conduct grading and excavation operations within waters of the United States to modify an unnamed intermittent tributary, for the purpose of increasing capacity, and to better manage the amount of runoff flowing through residential properties. The proposal plans for the improvements/modification of approximately 600 feet of channel.


Location: A small unnamed tributary runs through the backyards of the south side of the 6900 block of Roland Boulevard, Northwoods, Missouri. The tributary drains approximately 40 acres of mostly quarter-acre subdivision lots. Residents in the area indicate that the tributary overflows into the residential yards every year or two. These overflows cover most of 6904 through 6944 Roland Boulevard (38.7059,-90.2855) and occasionally enters resident’s basements. The project is located in Section 28, Township 46 North, Range 6 East, St. Louis County, Missouri.


Written comments must be submitted by replying by electronic mail, or written mail to the addresses shown in the signature block below. The Public Notice comment period opens on April 6, 2018, and closes on April 27, 2018.