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Posted 7/6/2012

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Pat Richardson

The public is invited to an informal meeting in Petersburg on Thursday, July 19, 2012, about the process for permitting projects in wetlands and other waters of the United States. Representatives of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Regulatory Division will be available to discuss the permitting program and answer questions about work and activities that require a permit, types of permits, and how to apply for permits. Discussion can also include required application information, wetland delineations, laws and regulations, and the value of early coordination and planning.

Landowners, contractors, businesses, and others who wish to learn about the Corps regulatory responsibilities and services are welcome to participate in this opportunity for one-on-one dialogue and time for face-to-face questions and answers.

The meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, July 19, 2012, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the following location:

Scandia House Hotel Conference Room
110 North Nordic Drive
Petersburg, Alaska

For more information at the Corps, contact Marcia L. Heer at (907) 753-5759 marcia.l.heer@usace.army.mil or Shannon Morgan at (907) 753-5556, shannon.r.morgan@usace.army.mil

Visit the Corps of Engineers’ Alaska District’s, web site at: http://www.poa.usace.army.mil

For more information about permit applications, jurisdictional determinations, Federally regulated waters and wetlands, permit evaluations, resolving violations, and public outreach activities for construction work in waters and wetlands, visit the Corps’ regulatory website at http://www.poa.usace.army.mil/Missions/Regulatory.aspx