In order to enable work to proceed in a timely manner in the affected areas, the DNR has authorized the use of a Public Waters Work General Permit #2001-1172. This general permit allows restoration of structures, property and stream channels below the ordinary high water level of public waters damaged by flood events, including bridge and culvert crossings.
The permit expires on November 15, 2021.
To use this permit:
1. Submit an application through MPARS. An area hydrologist will be notified and review the application.
Ceil Strauss, State Floodplain (NFIP) Manager, 651-259-5713