The full text of this Public Notice can be found at the following link: https://deq.nc.gov/news/events/public-notice-2021-08-23-401-program
The Division of Water Resources (DWR) invites public comment on its draft 401 Water Quality General Certifications (GCs) that it may reissue as part of its consideration of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Wilmington District (USACE) proposed reissuance of ten Regional General Permits (RGPs) and one Programmatic General Permit (PGP), collectively, “General Permits” (GPs). On March 29, 2021, the USACE provided notice of its proposal to modify and reissue these current GPs.
The public is invited to comment in writing to the DWR on the documents described above. Comments should be emailed to: PublicComments@ncdenr.gov; please include “401GCs” in the email’s subject line. Alternatively, comments may be mailed to the NC Division of Water Resources, Attn: Sue Homewood, 450 W. Hanes Mill Rd., Winston-Salem, NC, 27107. Comments must be received no later than close of business on September 24, 2021.