Lancaster County is delegated by the Department of Environmental Protection to review and acknowledge the following Chapter 105 Permits. Projects that do not fit into the following permit conditions will need authorization from DEP.
BOAT LAUNCHING RAMP - A sloping stabilized roadway constructed in and along a stream or lake for the purpose of launching boats from vehicular trailers, including associated walkways for boarding boats and on-grade improvements for access, turning and parking.
GRAVEL BARS - Alluvial deposits in stream channels, including accumulations of gravel, glacial till, sediment, silt and flood debris, which obstruct and redirect flow, and which are thereby associated with stream bank erosion.
The Department of Environmental Protection has launched ePermitting for Chapter 105 Wetland and Waterway Obstruction and Encroachment General Permits. Prospective users will need to create a GreenPort account to access ePermitting.