Baldwin County


The Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) hereby gives notice that Edwin Spence has applied for a Coastal Area Management Program Permit in accordance with ADEM Administrative Code Division 335-8.

Edwin Spence proposes to construct a 133ft x 6ft access pier with light penetrating grated decking over emergent wetland vegetation which leads to five (5) 25ft x 13ft boat slips and an 18ft x 12ft open deck.  The proposed facility is located 1476 Sandpiper Lane in Gulf Shores, Baldwin County, Alabama.

Any person wishing to make comments or provide additional information relative to the proposed activity’s consistency with the ACAMP must submit such comments or information by letter or by email to ADEM at the address below within fifteen (15) calendar days following the publication date of this notice. Only those comments, which address issues within the Department’s scope of authority, can be considered. All correspondence regarding this proposal should reference application number 2022-148.

J. Scott Brown, Chief
Mobile Branch Office
Alabama Department of Environmental Management
3664 Dauphin Street, Suite B
Mobile, Alabama 36608-1211

Copies of all information submitted are available for public inspection at the ADEM office located at the above address Monday – Friday (except legal holidays), 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Arrangements for copying should be made in advance. This Public Notice is available on the internet at The ADEM Division 335-8 rules are available on the internet at

After consideration of all written comments and consideration of the requirements of the Alabama Coastal Area Management Act and ADEM Coastal Program rules, the Department will make a final determination. The Department’s determination, associated documents and all comments received during the public comment period will be available for inspection at the ADEM office located at the above address during normal working hours.  Notice of the final permit decision will be sent to any person who requests such notice, in writing, during this comment period.

Notice is hereby given this 18th day of May, 2022, by authorization of the Alabama Department of Environmental Management.

Lance R. LeFleur

Nondiscrimination Statement: The Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in the administration of its programs.