In May, 2011, we reported to you that EPA proposed to extend the 2008 NPDES Construction General Stormwater Permit to January 31, 2012.

On June 8, 2011, EPA announced the extension of the existing 2008 Permit expiration date to February 15, 2012 [from the existing deadline of June 30, 2011].   76 Fed. Reg. 40355.  EPA advised that the extension was necessary for the agency to finalize the new Construction General Permit.