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Florida - This includes all public notices for projects being reviewed for Standard Permits within the State of Florida.

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STATE PROGRAMMATIC GENERAL PERMIT VI (SPGP VI)

USACE - Regulatory
Published July 27, 2021

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) hereby reissues the Department of Army Permit titled State Programmatic General Permit State of Florida. The State Programmatic General Permit (SPGP VI) State of Florida will become effective on July 26, 2021.

The Department of Army State Programmatic General Permit VI (SPGP VI) authorizes various activities if the applicant obtains a verification and performs the work in accordance with the terms and conditions of the SPGP VI. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, the St. Johns River Water Management District, Hillsborough County, Broward County, and the Southwest Florida Water Management District are able to issue a verification, concurrently with their other authorization(s), provides the verification that an applicant’s proposed work is authorized pursuant to SPGP V and that a separate application to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) is not required. On and after July 27, 2021, verifications must be obtained, and work thereby verified performed, in accordance with SPGP VI. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection, the St. Johns River Water Management District, Hillsborough County, Broward County, and the Southwest Florida Water Management District will be able to implement SPGP VI if and when updated Coordination Agreements are executed.

The primary proposed updates include (1) adding Broward County as a Designee, (2) adding a requirement for the Jacksonville District Programmatic Biological Opinion Project Design Criteria Checklists (JAXBO PDC Checklists) to be completed electronically, and (3) the addition of minor structures located in Monroe County. The SPGP VI and its attachments are enclosed and will be posted individually at https://www.saj.usace.army.mil/Missions/Regulatory/Source-Book/ under the Permitting heading, General Permits sub-heading.

Please send any questions on the above to Jacksonville District, Regulatory Division, PO Box 4970, Jacksonville, Florida 32232, Attn: Krista Sabin; by phone number at 261-335-8099, or by email at krista.d.sabin@usace.army.mil