Public Notices

Corps hosts public meetings to discuss permit application process in Coquille, Ore.

Published Nov. 20, 2017

Public Notice

Bi-annual permit application process and pre-application meetings

Issue Date: November 15, 2017

Who: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District (Corps) as well as participating state and federal agencies.

What: Regularly scheduled, bi-annual meetings are intended to be flexible presentations regarding the permitting and related processes, focused discussions on new or emerging issues such as stormwater management requirements, best management practices, avoidance and minimization of aquatic resource impacts, alternatives, other agency processes and requirements, and to facilitate pre-application discussion of prospective projects with permit applicants. The pre-application process is intended for both routine and non-routine permit application evaluations which may be complex or controversial in nature. The public is encouraged to submit agenda topics. The agenda will reflect level of interest and applicability to the Program.

When: 2018 meetings are scheduled from 1 to 4 p.m. on two dates.
February 15, 2018
August 16, 2018

Where: Meetings for 2018 will be held in the large conference room at the Coos County Coquille Annex
201 N. Adams Street, Coquille, Oregon 97423

Why: The Corps strives to be professional, fair and reasonable, knowledgeable, honest, timely, accountable and respectful of all applicants. The intent of the meetings is to provide meaningful feedback to prospective applicants early in the design process to assist in project development.

Pre-meeting information: Prospective applicants interested in a formal pre-application meeting should work with their points of contact at the Corps prior to requesting time at bi-annual meetings. These pre- application meetings are designed to assess preliminary designs and scheduling.
Prospective attendees are asked to provide basic project information at least two weeks prior to the meeting. If you have a topic or issue you would like to see addressed or discussed at one of these meetings please coordinate with one of the parties listed below at least two weeks prior to the meeting.
Prospective participating agencies
• U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Portland District
• Oregon Department of State Lands
• Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
• U.S. EPA – Region 10 Oregon Operations Office
• NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service
• U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
• Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
• Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife
• Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development

For more information, please contact:
Tyler Krug, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District
Regulatory Permitting for Coos and Curry counties
Phone: 541-756-2097

Marcia Heer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District
Compliance and Enforcement for Benton, Coos, Crook, Curry, Deschutes, Douglas, Harney, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Lake, Linn, and Klamath, Malhuer, and Marion counties
Phone: 541-756-5316

Teena Monical, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Portland District
Counties: Benton, Coos, Crook, Curry, Douglas, Deschutes, Harney, Jackson, Jefferson, Josephine, Lake, Lane, Linn, Klamath, Malheur, and Marion counties

Phone: 541-465-6877