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MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT
WATER AND SCIENCE ADMINISTRATION
1800 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD
BALTIMORE, MARYLAND 21230

   

Notice of Applications Received for State Permits

 

October 1, 2018 

 
The Water and Science Administration has received the applications listed below. A preliminary review has indicated that the listed projects may be subject to the opportunity for a public hearing once the application is substantially complete.  Projects may be significantly altered during the review process.  The applications and related information are available for inspection and copying.  You may also request written notice of any hearing opportunity by having your name placed on the interested persons list for each project in which you are interested.  To inspect the file or to have your name placed on the interested persons list, contact the assigned division at the telephone number indicated below no later than November 1, 2018, unless otherwise noted in the Public Notice.
 
 

Tidal Wetlands Division - (410) 537-3837

​Anne Arundel County
 
201860305/18-WL-0157: WABANNA BIBLE CONFERENCE ASSOCIATION INC., 247 Likes Road, Edgewater, Maryland 21037, has applied to emplace 187 feet of stone revetment within a maximum of 31 feet channelward of the mean high water line.  The purpose of the project to provide shoreline erosion control.  The proposed project is located within the tidal waters of the Rhode River in Anne Arundel County.  For more information, please contact Melissa McCanna at Melissa.mccanna@maryland.gov or at 410-537-4053.

201860683/18-WL-0410: KEVIN MCGOWAN, MARK FRAZIER AND STEVEN ROTH,139, 137 and 141 Spa View Avenue, Annapolis, Maryland 21401, have applied to mechanically maintenance dredge a 6,515 square-foot main channel with three spur channels to a depth of 6.0 feet at mean low water; mechanically dredge a 6,597 square-foot channel to a depth of 6.0 feet at mean low water; deposit approximately 1,133 cubic yards of dredged material on an approved upland disposal site located at Westport Reclamation Services at 4944 Sands Road, Lothian, MD 20711.  The purpose of this project is to improve navigable access.  The proposed project is located within the tidal waters of the Spa Creek at 137, 139 and 141 Spa View Avenue, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, MD 21401.  For more information, please contact Heather Hepburn at heather.hepburn1@maryland.gov or at 410-537-3789.
 
Baltimore County
 
201861376/18-WL-0829: CSX TRANSPORTATION INC., 550 Water Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32202, has applied to emplace two, 4-inch diameter electrical conduits, 80 feet in length, under an existing CSX railroad swing bridge crossing Bear Creek channel. The conduit placement will require removal of sediment, 20 feet below mean low water. Once the conduit is installed and inspected the sediment bottom will be restored to its pre-existing condition. The purpose of the project is to repair utility service to an existing railroad swing bridge. The project is located on Bear Creek at the CSX railroad bridge, 8500 Cove Road, Dundalk, Baltimore County, MD. For more information please contact Robert Rushlow at Robert.Rushlow@maryland.gov or 410-537-4023.
 
Cecil County
 
201861418/18-WL-0855: CANAL PLACE, LC, 299 Boat Yard Rd, Chesapeake City, Maryland 21915, has applied to hydraulically maintenance dredge an 84,055 square-foot area to a depth of -12 feet at mean low water in a private boat harbor; and deposit approximately 15,784 cubic yards of dredged material at an approved upland disposal site located on the lands of Canal Place, LC; and to provide for periodic maintenance dredging for six years.  The purpose of this project is to maintain adequate water depth to provide for navigable access.  The proposed project is located within the tidal waters on C & D Canal at the mouth of Long Creek at 299 Boat Yard Road, Chesapeake City, Cecil County, MD.  For more information, please contact Matthew Parsons at matthew.parsons1@maryland.gov or at 410-537-3541.
 
Kent County
 
201861203/18-WL-0719: STONETON WEST, LLC, 1523 Kingsley Road, Jupiter, Florida 33469, has applied to construct 53 feet of stone revetment within a maximum 7.5 feet channelward of the mean high water line, construct a 33-foot long by 7-foot wide stone groin extending 24 feet channelward of the mean high water line, and a 5-foot long by 4-foot wide stone groin extending a maximum 25 feet channelward of the mean high water line.  The purpose of this project is to protect and stabilize the existing shoreline.  The proposed project is located within the tidal waters on Sassafras River at 132 First Avenue, Betterton, Kent County, MD 21610.  For more information, please contact Matthew Parsons at matthew.parsons1@maryland.gov or at 410-537-3541.
 
Prince George's County
 
201860959/18-WL-0583: PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT, 1801 McCormick Drive, Suite 500, Largo, Maryland 20774, has applied to construct 900 feet of low profile stone sill, sand containment structure with nine 3-foot wide stone-lined vents extending a maximum of 35 feet channelward of the mean high water line; and fill and grade with 226 cubic yards of sand along 948 feet of eroding shoreline and plant with approximately 0.54 acres of tidal freshwater marsh vegetation.  Construct one stormwater outfall retrofit by emplacing 54 square feet of rock outlet protection at an existing discharge pipe within 15 feet channelward of the mean high water line.  The purpose of the project is to provide shoreline erosion control for the County’s Total Maximum Daily Load program.  The proposed project is located within the tidal waters on the Anacostia River in Prince George’s County at Colmar Manor Community Park, at 3508 38th Street Colmar Manor, MD 20722.  For more information, please contact Melissa McCanna at Melissa.mccanna@maryland.gov or at 410-537-4053.
 
Talbot County
 
201560258/15-WL-0131(R2): THE MARYLAND PORT ADMINISTRATION, WORLD TRADE CENTER, 401 East Pratt Street, Suite 1900, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, has applied to modify MDE Wetlands License Number 15-WL-0131, which authorized the construction of the 465 acre Poplar Island Expansion.  The applicant proposes to modify the existing license by adding up to 14 stone reefs with an elevation of 0.3 feet above the mean high water line.  Each reef is approximately 3,025 square feet in area for a total of 42,350 square feet (0.97 acres).  The purpose of this project is to enhance fisheries habitat within the authorized 110 acre open water embayment.  The proposed project is located within the tidal waters on the Chesapeake Bay in Sherwood, Talbot County, MD, 21665.  For more information, please contact Megan Spindler at megan.spindler@maryland.gov or at 410-537-3622​.