Regulatory Branch


Published Oct. 14, 2021
Expiration date: 11/4/2021

STATE OF ILLINOIS REISSUANCE OF REGIONAL GENERAL PERMIT MVRGP-38 – LINEAR TRANSPORTATION CROSSINGS IN WATERS OF THE U.S. WITHIN THE STATE OF ILLINOIS The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is proposing to reissue Regional General Permit GP-38 for Linear Transportation Crossings in Waters of the United States within the State of Illinois under the authority of Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 USC 403) and Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 USC 1344). Duration of this General Permit. The regional permit could be utilized for linear transportation projects that meet the current conditions of Nationwide Permit 14.  The regional permit would also authorize certain discharges of dredged or fill material that currently exceed the limitations of Nationwide Permit 14.

Comments concerning the Corps permit should be addressed to the District Engineer, US Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, ATTN:  OD-P, Clock Tower Building -Post Office Box 2004, Rock Island, Illinois 61204-2004.  Mrs. Jackie M. Groves, (309/794-5351) may be contacted for additional information, and email The comment period is open until Nov 4, 2021