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Public Notice Information

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NOTE: Due to budget cuts and escalating costs in processing and mailing of these public notices, we are requiring email addresses and internet access.  Only under special circumstances will we send copies of the public notices via the U. S. Postal Service.

The Public Notices are available in two electronic formats. To read the Public Notice text only (html format), click on the Public Notice number.  To view a Public Notice with its drawings, click on the Public Notice link in the attachments box. (*pdf format).

  • SWL 2021-00022

    Expiration date: 3/1/2021

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that Lee & Greg Hatcher, 6800 Pinnacle Valley Road, Little Rock, Arkansas 72223, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States associated with the construction of a pool facility on their property. The proposed project is located in wetlands adjacent to an unnamed tributary to the Little Maumelle River, in the NE 1/4 of section 13, T. 2 N., R. 14 W., Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas. The project purpose is to construct a recreational pool facility and access road adjacent to the applicant’s house. The project is not water dependent. The project will require the placement of approximately 5,810 cubic yard of fill material into a forested wetland area to accommodate the construction of the pool facility.

  • 2021 NWP Reissuance

    On January 13, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published a final rule in the Federal Register (86 FR 2744) announcing the reissuance of 12 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and four new NWPs, as well as the reissuance of NWP general conditions and definitions with some modifications. These 16 NWPs will go into effect on March 15, 2021, and will expire on March 14, 2026.

  • SWL 2018-00342-2

    Expiration date: 2/8/2021

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Little Rock District (SWL), 700 West Capitol Avenue, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201-3221, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States associated with the disposal of approximately 150,000 cubic yards of dredged material removed from the forebay area immediately upstream of the turbine intake structures of the Ozark Powerhouse. The dredge disposal area will be approximately 5.3 acres of water immediately upstream of the Ozark-Jeta Taylor Dam Number 12.

  • SWL 2018-00275-1

    Expiration date: 11/30/2020

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that, Mr. Brian Day, Little Rock Port Authority, 10600 Industrial Harbor Drive, Little Rock, Arkansas 72206, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States associated with construction of a laydown yard, to include the fill of approximately 7.70 acres of wetland. The proposed project is located in section 20, T. 1 N., R. 11 W., Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas. The project purpose is to have a large flat and open space to store the port’s equipment and materials, and provide a storage area which other businesses at the Little Rock Port could utilize.

  • SWL 2019-00289

    Expiration date: 11/27/2020

    Pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S. Code 1344), notice is hereby given that, Mr. Matthew Mendenhall, Departee Creek Watershed Improvement District, 801 Fairway Circle, Springdale, Arkansas 72764, has requested authorization for the placement of dredged and fill material in waters of the United States associated with construction of a dam. The dam will be approximately 1,800 linear feet wide by 50 linear feet tall. The proposed project is located in Departee Creek, in the NE 1/4 of section 15, T. 11 N, R. 5 W, Huff, Independence County, Arkansas. The project purpose is to provide flood control benefits along with improved wildlife, fisheries, waterfowl and recreation benefits onsite and downstream.