Developers Sue EPA Over Arizona River Protections

Law360, New York (March 30, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A group of homebuilders associations has challenged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' designation of certain stretches of Arizona's Santa Cruz River as Traditional Navigable Waters under the Clean Water Act.

The National Association of Home Builders, the Home Builders Association of Central Arizona and the Southern Arizona Home Builders Association filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on March 23, claiming the river is not navigable and that the agencies made the erroneous determination in...
To view the full article, register now.