New “Waters of the US” Rule on Hold: Enduring Debate Creates Uncertainty for Developers

Dec 14, 2015 - Environmental Leader
In 1985, the US Supreme Court issued the first of three key decisions interpreting the phrase “waters of the US” to define the scope of federal permitting jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act. Thirty years, three Supreme Court decisions, and one million comments later, the US Army Corps of Engineers (the Corps) and the Environmental […] Read More