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  • SWL 2019-00216

    Expiration date: 2/7/2020

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that Mr. Mark E. Carter, WYCAR Land Company, LLC, 315 E. Texas Street, Bossier City, Louisiana 71111, has submitted their View Point Farms Mitigation Bank prospectus. The prospectus outlines the proposal for developing and operating the bank, which is known as the banking instrument. After public comments are received and any issues are resolved on the prospectus, Mr. Mark E. Carter will submit a draft banking instrument to the District Engineer of the Little Rock District. The District Engineer will then distribute the draft banking instrument to the Interagency Review Team (IRT), which is made up of the Corps and the pertinent state and Federal resource agencies. The IRT will review the banking instrument and coordinate with Mr. Mark E. Carter on any issues until a final banking instrument is completed. Finally, the District Engineer will review the final instrument and make a decision to approve or not approve. The primary purpose of this bank is to mitigate for unavoidable impacts to streams and wetlands authorized under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. The project goals are to restore and enhance streams and wetlands functions and values within the mitigation bank area.

  • SWL 2019-00214-1

    Expiration date: 2/3/2020

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that Mr. Stephen Cain, Arkansas Electric Cooperative Corporation (AECC), 1 Cooperative Way, Little Rock, Arkansas 72209, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States associated with filling of a pond and stream. The proposed project is located in a jurisdictional pond and an unnamed tributary of Sulphur Creek, in section 13, T. 10 N., R. 10 W., Cleburne County, Arkansas. The project purpose is to construct a transmission line switching station.

  • SWL 1991-10252-5

    Expiration date: 12/23/2019

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that Mr. Will Ford, Westrock Coffee Roasting, LLC, 30 Collins Industrial Place, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72113, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in 1.3 acres of a forested wetland and 772 feet of an intermittent stream associated with the expansion of the Westrock Coffee manufacturing facility by constructing a new building and associated parking lot. The wetland will be impacted by permanent placement of fill material and the intermittent stream will be impacted by fill and piping of the stream. Drainage will be controlled and directed to the west and north through the same stream system where water currently flows. The proposed project is located in a wetland and stream located immediately west of the existing Westrock Coffee manufacturing facility. The wetland and stream flows into White Oak Bayou, which flows into the Arkansas River, in section 3, T. 2 N., R. 13 W., Pulaski County, Arkansas.

  • SWL 1995-10972-GI

    Expiration date: 12/2/2019

    Consideration of reissuance of a Regional General Permit (RGP) for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States associated with the authorization of recreational facilities. On April 17, 2013, the Little Rock District Corps of Engineers issued a RGP for recreational facilities in navigable waters of the United States within the States of Arkansas and Missouri. As lead Corps District in the State of Arkansas, Little Rock District is responsible for coordinating advertisement and review of comments on this statewide regional general permit. Little Rock, Vicksburg, and Memphis Districts are represented in the State of Arkansas. The authority for permit issuance is found in Section 10 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899 (33 U.S. Code 403) and Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344). Corps districts are authorized to develop RGPs in accordance with Title 33, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Parts 325.2(e)(2) and 325.5(c)(1).

  • SWL 2019-00163

    Expiration date: 12/2/2019

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that, Mr. James R. Schaefers, Schaefers Brothers Farm, 6085 Marshall River Road, Conway, Arkansas 72106, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States (WOTUS) associated with the land leveling of approximately 25 acres of farmland. The project would impact (fill) approximately 1.94 acres of a jurisdictional wetland that was previously cleared of trees and vegetation. The proposed project is located in wetlands associated with an unnamed intermittent stream that flows approximately one mile southeast into the Arkansas River, in section 24, T. 4 N., R. 15 W., Faulkner County, Arkansas. The purpose of the project is to provide additional farmland for agricultural production in Faulkner County.