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Public Notices by Year

  • LRC-2002-21798

    Expiration date: 7/15/2020

    Proposal to conduct periodic dredging of up to 150,000 cubic yards of sand per year (over a 10 year period) in and around the intake and discharge canals associated with the Midwest Generation, LLC’s Waukegan Generating Station. Located at 401 E. Greenwood Avenue, Waukegan, Lake County, Illinois.

  • LRC-2020-3-NWPL

    Expiration date: 5/18/2021

    The National Wetland Plant List 2018 update has been finalized.

  • LRC-2020-3-NWPR

    Expiration date: 8/22/2020

    On April 21, 2020, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of the Army’s Navigable Waters Protection Rule: Definition of “Waters of the United States” was published in the Federal Register. This final rule establishes the scope of federal regulatory authority under the Clean Water Act. The Navigable Waters Protection Rule includes four simple categories of jurisdictional waters and provides specific exclusions for many water features that traditionally have not been regulated. The final rule will become effective on June 22, 2020.

  • LRC-2020-7

    Expiration date: 4/29/2020

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District, is proposing the establishment of a new Regional General Permit for activities located within Lake Michigan in Cook and Lake Counties, Illinois which would have minimal individual and cumulative impacts on aquatic resources.

  • LRC-2020-05-CV

    Due to Coronavirus precautions, the Chicago District Regulatory Branch is requesting all incoming correspondence for the Regulatory Branch be submitted electronically.

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