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Regulatory and Permits

The Department of the Army Regulatory Program is one of the oldest in the Federal A blue heron enjoys a pond at Crooked Creek Lake, Ford City, PA.Government. Initially it served a fairly simple, straightforward purpose: to protect and maintain the navigable capacity of the nation's waters. Time, changing public needs, evolving policy, case law, and new statutory mandates have changed the complexion of the program, adding to its breadth, complexity, and authority. The Regulatory Program is committed to protecting the Nation's aquatic resources, while allowing reasonable development through fair, flexible and balanced permit decisions. The Corps evaluates permit applications for essentially all construction activities that occur in the Nation's waters, including wetlands.

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Contact Information

Pittsburgh District Corps of Engineers
William S. Moorhead Federal Building
1000 Liberty Avenue
Regulatory Branch, Suite 2200
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Phone: (412) 395-7155
Fax: (412) 644-4211

Northern Section 412-395-7170
Southern Section 412-395-7188

Email us: Regulatory.Permits@usace.army.mil 


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