Permitting Process


Permitting Information

The North Metro Natural Gas Pipeline Project will undergo an extensive permitting process before construction begins. The project will comply with all jurisdictional development requirements. Initial permitting submittals began in winter 2017. Pending permitting approvals, the project will enter the construction phase in early 2018.

Permitting Entities
Potential Permits, Approvals and Consultations
Adams County
1041 permit application, Engineering Review, Right-of-Way/Utility Permit, Floodplain Use Permit and Stormwater Quality Permit
City and County of Denver
Utility Plan Review and Street Cut/Occupancy Permit, Zoning and Site Development Review, Transportation Engineering Review, Sewer Use and Drainage Permit and Construction Activities Stormwater Discharge Permit
Colorado Department of Transportation
Utility and interstate crossing permits
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air quality and stormwater permits
Railroad Companies
Right-of-way and crossing permits
Colorado Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation
Cultural resources consultation
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Biological resources consultation

As the project progresses, additional consultations and permitting requirements may be identified.