Regulatory Public Notices

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Under the Corps' Regulatory Program, a public notice is the primary method for advising all interested parties of a proposed activity for which a permit is sought. Public notices are also published to inform the public about new or proposed regulations, policies, guidance or permit procedures.

We are requesting public comments on many Public Notices (PNs) concurrently; please pay careful attention to the file number and the comments Due Date.

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  • SPN-2020-00231 Mendocino Coast Mitigation Bank

    Expiration date: 1/29/2022

    RES has submitted a Prospectus to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, and other members of the Interagency Review Team (IRT) for the establishment of the Mendocino Coast Mitigation Bank. If authorized, this mitigation bank would receive money from the California Department of Transportation (“project proponent”), and potentially also from other individuals or entities, receiving Corps authorization under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act of 1972, when appropriate, to provide compensatory mitigation credit as part of Section 404 permits or enforcement actions within the proposed service area. Additionally, the proposed mitigation bank may also be utilized to offset unavoidable impacts that are regulated by the California Regional Water Quality Control Boards under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act or Section 13260 of the Porter-Cologne Act, the California Coastal Commission under the California Coastal Act, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife under Section 1602 of the California Fish and Game Code or the California Endangered Species Act, or the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service or National Marine Fisheries Service under the federal Endangered Species Act.

  • SPN-2020-00284 San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District Hayward Maintenance Complex (Phase 2) Project

    Expiration date: 1/31/2022

    San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) District has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to implement the Hayward Maintenance Complex Phase 2 Project at the Hayward Maintenance Yard located in the City of Hayward, Alameda County, California

  • SPN-2015-00386 Radiant Avenue Industrial Development

    Expiration date: 1/15/2022

    Maggiora & Ghilotti, Inc. has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to fill wetlands in association with development of a truck and equipment storage lot.

  • SPN-2003-279780 Point Eden Way Warehouse Development

    Expiration date: 1/2/2022

    U-HAUL has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to fill wetlands and other waters for a commercial warehouse development.

  • SPN-2019-00146 Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District Open Space Maintenance and Restoration Program

    Expiration date: 12/23/2021

    Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District, has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to implement the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District Open Space Maintenance and Restoration Program (Program) throughout the Midpen’s over 64,000 acres of open space in the South Bay and San Francisco Peninsula, in San Mateo, Santa Clara, and Santa Cruz Counties, California.

  • SPN-2011-00420 Lower Alameda Creek Maintenance and Restoration

    Expiration date: 12/18/2021

    The Alameda County Flood Control District (ACFCD) has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to conduct work and place fill/structures into waters of the United States associated with channel maintenance and restoration on a 5.6-mile reach of the Alameda Creek Flood Control Channel. The City has also requested permission from the Corps to alter the Alameda Creek federal flood risk management project, pursuant to Section 14 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, as amended (33 U.S.C. § 408 et seq.).

  • SPN-2000-257530 Renewal of Regional General Permit (RGP 7) for Marina Lagoon

    Expiration date: 12/18/2021

    The City of San Mateo Public Works has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to renew a Regional General Permit 7 (RGP-7) to allow for routine maintenance activities in Marina Lagoon that include, stormwater management, flood control, and recreational waterway maintenance. Maintenance activities would repair and preserve the Lagoon’s existing stormwater management infrastructure, capacity, public and private docks, recreational facilities, operations, and water quality. Additionally, project activities would remove sediment, replenish beach sand, remove nuisance aquatic vegetation, storm drain maintenance, fence maintenance, and bank stabilization. The Marina Lagoon is located in the City of San Mateo in San Mateo County, California.

  • SPN-2021-00070 Hog Island Oyster Company Aquaculture Project

    Expiration date: 12/18/2021

    The Hog Island Oyster Company (HIOC) has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to develop approximately 30 acres of oyster aquaculture within a 34-acre farm area on leased, intertidal areas adjacent to the Mad River Slough, in Arcata Bay, Humboldt County, California.

  • SPN-1999-246270 South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project, Eden Landing Ecological Reserve: Phase 2

    Expiration date: 11/13/2021

    The California Department of Fish and Wildlife has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to conduct ecological restoration activities, and levee improvements within jurisdictional waters of the United States at Eden Landing Reserve associated the South Bay Salt Ponds Restoration Project, Phase 2, in Alameda County, California.

  • SPN-2017-00193 Routine Creek and Channel Maintenance Project City of Burlingame, San Mateo County

    Expiration date: 11/3/2021

    The City of Burlingame has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to conduct periodic routine maintenance to include sediment removal within stream channels and culverts, concrete channel repair, leaf litter and debris removal, vegetation trimming/removal, in-kind culvert repair and replacement, and dewatering associated with these activities, as needed, located in the City of Burlingame, San Mateo County, California.

  • SPN-2018-00119 MOTCO Maintenance Dredging

    Expiration date: 11/1/2021

    The U.S. Military Ocean Terminal Concord (MOTCO), Department of Public Works, has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), San Francisco District, for a 10-year Department of the Army permit to mechanically dredge approximately 270,000 cubic yards of sediment from three wharves and a barge pier and boat ramp area. Additionally MOTCO plans to move large objects out of the dredged area. MOTCO is located in Concord, Contra Costa County, California. MOTCO is proposing to use the Montezuma Wetlands Restoration Site (MWRP) as the primary placement site and an upland (non-wetland) portion of MOTCO as a contingency placement site (MOTCO site).

  • SPN-2009-00221 Monterey Harbor and Marina Maintenance Dredging

    Expiration date: 10/24/2021

    PROJECT: Monterey Harbor and Marina Maintenance Dredging PUBLIC NOTICE NUMBER: 2009-00221S PUBLIC NOTICE DATE: September 27, 2021 COMMENTS DUE DATE: October 27, 2021 PERMIT MANAGER: Melissa France TELEPHONE: 415-503-6768 E-MAIL: Melissa.M.France@usace.army.mil

  • SPN-2010-00015 Santa Cruz Harbor Maintenance Dredging

    Expiration date: 10/15/2021

    The Santa Cruz Port District has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to dredge a maximum of 2,860,000 cubic yards (cys) of sediment over 10 years. The purpose of the proposed dredging is to maintain sufficient depths to continue operation of the 46.5-acre Santa Cruz Harbor. Santa Cruz Harbor is located in Monterey Bay, in the City of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, California.

  • SPN-2017-00399 Humboldt Bay Trail South – Eureka to Bracut

    Expiration date: 8/24/2021

    The County of Humboldt has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to construct a multi-use trail, including widening of the railroad prism, installation of a bridge and abutments, repair and maintenance of existing shoreline stabilization features, and construction of a cable barrier fence.

  • SPN-2010-00246 Schnitzer Steel Maintenance Dredging

    Expiration date: 8/30/2021

    Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps), San Francisco District, for a 10-year Department of the Army Permit to conduct maintenance dredging at the Schnitzer Steel Oakland Terminal. The purpose of the proposed dredging is to maintain navigable depths for vessel loading and unloading at stages of the tide for commercial vessels. The applicant proposes to dispose of the dredged sediment at either the San Francisco Deep Ocean Disposal Site (SF-DODS), the Port of Oakland’s Berth 10, or beneficially reused at the Montezuma Wetlands Restoration Project site (MWRP)

  • SPN-2020-00087 State Route (SR) 156 and Castroville Boulevard Interchange Project

    Expiration date: 8/18/2021

    The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), District 5, has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to discharge fill material into jurisdictional waters of the United States associated with the construction of an overpass and a series of roundabout intersections to replace the existing Castroville Boulevard signalized, at-grade intersection with State Route 156 (SR-156).

  • SPN-2014-00434 San Lorenzo River Culvert Project

    Expiration date: 7/25/2021

    The City of Santa Cruz has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit to conduct work and place fill/structures into navigable waters of the United States associated with the installation of a passive, head-driven culvert (pipe drain) system and other actions to manage lagoon water levels at the mouth of the San Lorenzo River. The City has also requested permission from the Corps to alter the San Lorenzo River federal flood risk management project, pursuant to Section 14 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1899, as amended (33 U.S.C. § 408 et seq.).

  • SPN-2003-279850 Klamath River Dam Removal Project

    Expiration date: 7/8/2021

    Klamath River Renewal Corporation (Renewal Corporation) has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Permit, Clean Water Act 404(a) for the placement of approximately 212,000 cubic yards of fill (permanent and/or temporary) within 20 acres of jurisdictional waters in the Klamath River. The Proposed Action under consideration by the USACE describes the Department of the Army’s jurisdictional portion of a broader action, Proposed License Surrender (License Surrender Project) under the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The License Surrender Project before the FERC is the Renewal Corporation’s comprehensive plan to physically remove the Lower Klamath Project (FERC nos. 2082-063, 14803-001) and achieve a free-flowing condition and volitional fish passage, site remediation and restoration, and avoidance of adverse downstream impacts. The License Surrender Project stems from the Application for Surrender of License for Major Project and Removal of Project Works, FERC Project Nos. 2082-063 & 14803-001 (License Surrender), originally submitted to the FERC in September of 2016, and is described in detail in the Definite Decommissioning Plan (DDP), submitted to the FERC in November of 2020 as Exhibits A-1 and A-2 to the Renewal Corporation’s amended License Surrender application.

  • Mitigation Bank BEI, Sale Agreements, and Checklists

    The Sacramento, San Francisco, and Los Angeles Districts of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), along with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW), the California Resources Agency, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board), and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) as potential participants in Interagency Review Teams (IRT) have updated the standard Mitigation Bank Enabling Instrument (BEI) template, Bank Proposal Guidelines, Bank Proposal Checklists, and developed Sales Agreement Templates, for use with mitigation banks that are established within the State of California. This notice is to inform interested parties of the availability of the completed templates, checklists, and guidance.

  • SPN-2021-00071 Sonoma Water Stream Maintenance Program (SMP)

    Expiration date: 6/16/2021

    Sonoma County Water Agency has applied to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), San Francisco District, for a Department of the Army Regional General Permit to conduct routine stream maintenance activities in stream channels and banks managed by Sonoma Water in Sonoma County, California.

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Department of the Army
San Francisco District, Corps of Engineers
Regulatory Division
450 Golden Gate Ave., 4th Floor
San Francisco, California 94102-3404

Phone Number: (415) 503-6795
Fax Number: (415) 503-6693
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