(1) Department Assistance with Industrial
Siting. The Department will participate in planning and authorizing
removal-fill within waters of this state for certain industrial or traded
sector sites identified by the Oregon Business Development Department (OBDD).
The Department will provide assistance to the maximum extent feasible, taking
into account budget and staffing constraints.
(2) Site Designation Process. The Director
may, upon the request of OBDD, designate a site for expedited planning and
processing. The project proponent or sponsor will have authority to authorize
the Department or its agents physical access to the site.
Department-Appointed Project Leader. The
Director will assign a project leader from the Department to work with the
OBDD, other applicable agencies and the project sponsor. Such work will
include, but is not limited to:
jurisdictional determinations by the Department;
(b) Technical assistance in the preparation
of jurisdictional delineation and functional assessment reports, impact
avoidance and minimization strategies, alternatives analyses and compensatory
with other permit application documents necessary to issue an authorization or
to avoid the need to obtain an authorization by planning the project in such a
way so as to avoid impacts to waters of this state;
(d) Expedited review of removal-fill
applications and prompt permit decision as long as doing so will not result in
the Department missing statutory deadlines for other permits; and/or
(e) Assistance with the early identification
and resolution of issues raised by other agencies and the public.
Or. Admin. R. 141-085-0665
DSL 1-2009, f. 2-13-09,
cert. ef. 3-1-09; DSL 8-2009, f. 12-15-09 cert. ef. 1-1-10; DSL 1-2011, f.
& cert. ef. 3-1-11
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS