SUMMARY: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Albuquerque District (Corps), hereby issues Regional General Permit (RGP) 15 for the City of Colorado Springs Permanent Extended Detention Basin (EDB) Maintenance Activities. The purpose of this public notice is to notify interested parties of the availability of RGP 15, effective March 1, 2019.
AUTHORITY: Section 404 of the Clean Water Act (33 U.S.C. 1344).
AREAS OF COVERAGE: This RGP is applicable to existing stormwater management facilities in waters of the U.S. within the City limits of Colorado Springs.
SCOPE OF ACTIVITIES: Activities authorized by this RGP are limited to activities that are required in order to maintain existing EDBs at the constructed baselines, as defined by the EDB Maintenance Program. These activities typically include cleaning, maintenance, and repair of inflow points.
LENGTH OF AUTHORIZATION: This RGP will expire on February 29, 2024.
OTHER GOVERNMENTAL AUTHORIZATIONS: The State of Colorado has certified the activities authorized by this permit under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act.