Permitting Process


Permitting Information

Gas Permit Process

Prior to constructing the North Metro Natural Gas Pipeline Project, the project will undergo an extensive permitting process. The project will comply with all jurisdictional and agency permitting requirements.

Permitting Entities
Potential Permits, Approvals and Consultations
Adams County
1041 permit application for Areas and Activities of State Interest
City and County of Denver
Public Works, Parks and Recreation, Development Services Review
Colorado Department of Transportation
Utility and interstate crossing permits
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Air quality and water quality
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Nationwide Permit 12 for potential impacts to wetlands
Union Pacific Railway, BNSF Railway
Right-of-way and crossing permits
Colorado Office of Archaeology and Historic Preservation
Cultural resources consultation
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Biological resources consultation

Please note that the table above does not represent all required permits. As the project continues, additional permitting requirements may be identified.

Initial permitting submittals will begin in winter 2017. Pending permitting approvals, the project will enter the construction phase in fall 2017.