Public Notices Overview

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Individuals or parties may request an extension of time in which to comment on the proposed work by writing to the project manager or clicking on the project manager’s name on the public notice grid on the web page.  Any request must be specific and substantively supportive of the requested extension, and received by this office prior to the end of the initial comment period.  The Branch Chief will review the request and the requestor will be promptly notified of the decision to grant or deny the request.  If granted, the time extension will be continuous to the initial comment period and, inclusive of the initial comment period, will not exceed a total of 30 calendar days.

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Published Dec. 21, 2020
Expiration date: 1/21/2021

The New Orleans District, Corps of Engineers is hereby issuing a public notice announcing the issuance and approval for use of GP-31.  This general permit authorizes minor construction activities for residential purposes and the associated discharge of fill material into waters of the United States within the New Orleans District.  The initial GP-31 was advertised for public comment on August 24, 2020, and a time extension for public comment was advertised on September 28, 2020.  All available information and comments were considered in determining whether the overall public interest would be best served by authorizing the use this general permit.  A copy of the general permit is attached.

We have reserved the right to modify, suspend, or revoke this general permit any time we determine it is in the public’s interest to do so.  Interested parties are invited to submit written comments or suggestions for modifications or improvement of this general permit to the Regulatory Branch of this district at any time.