U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Proposed water project in northern Colorado advances

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released its final environmental impact statement on a proposed project that would satisfy water needs for more …

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FEMA Officials Testify on Hurricane Season Preparedness

July 18, 2018<p>Hurricane Season Preparedness<p>Federal and state emergency management officials testified before a House Transportation and Infrastructure …

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Family of kayaker swept over Dashields Dam sues U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

The parents of a West View woman who drowned in 2017 with a friend after their kayaks were swept over the Dashields Dam in Crescent ...

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Roy Anderson wins $59M contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Roy Anderson Corp., a subsidiary of Tutor Perini Corporation (NYSE:TPC) has been awarded a contract valued at ~$59M by the U.S. Army Corps of …

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What's that weird black stuff all over the beach? Nothing to worry about, officials say

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says the mysterious black stuff on Ortley Beach is peat -- a combination of ancient soil and dredging materials.To …

New Jersey

Army Corps wants to build a massive 5-mile seawall to prevent against the next Sandy

A massive barrier across the mouth of New York Harbor is just one proposal from the Army Corps of Engineers to protect the area against future major …

New Jersey

Army corps resumes flushing water from Lake Okeechobee

MIAMI (AP) — Goopy green water flowed Friday from both sides of Lake Okeechobee, carrying toxic algae toward Florida's coasts. Col. Jason Kirk of the …

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U.S. Army Corps to remove generators from Puerto Rico in storm season

The generators are to be removed because, of course, they are no longer needed during hurricane season.<p>The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to …

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Army Corps announces Lake Lanier drone policy

A procedure is now in place to fly drones over Lake Lanier, and it requires the drone operator to seek permission 30 days in advance from the U.S. …

Drones

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Friends of the Wild Whoopers agree to assist in the recovery of endangered whooping cranes

WASHINGTON, July 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Friends of the Wild Whoopers to assist in the recovery of endangered whooping cranes.<p>Per the MOU, USACE and Friends of the Wild …

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U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers Suspends All Lake Okeechobee Water Discharges

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced it has suspended all water releases from Lake …

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Texas receives $5B for flood control projects

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is giving Texas nearly $5 billion for flood prevention projects.<p>Governor Greg Abbott said the money …

Austin

Former Walla Walla District Chief of Engineering and Construction Division honored

Mark F. Lindgren, retired U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla District, chief of Engineering and Construction Division, received the District’s …

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Editorial: Des Moines situation shows importance of flood control for the Midlands

The terrible flooding that struck parts of Iowa, including Des Moines, last weekend underscores the enduring importance of enacting proactive flood …

Des Moines

U.S. army Corps of engineers awards Tetra Tech $60M contract for architect-engineer services

Tetra Tech (NASDAQ:TTEK) won $60M, five-year, multiple-award contract for engineering and design services throughout the Pacific Northwest from U.S. …

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Corps reminds public: Missouri River sandbars closed to use

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says sandbars along part of the Missouri River are again closed to protect the nests of endangered bird species.<p>The …

Business

Lido Beach Shoreline Protection Receives Final State Approval

The state granted final approval for a coastal permit the joint federal-local Lido Beach shoreline restoration project.<p>SARASOTA, FL -- Following 18 …

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Unity Island pond is now open to Niagara River's fish

A watery path between the Niagara River and a soon-to-be developed marshy habitat on Unity Island was opened this week by the U.S. Army Corps of …

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Research Tools: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Releases Updated National Levee Database

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) today opened the updated National Levee Database (NLD) for public access. The NLD is a living, dynamic …

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Planning to start for emergency dredging at harbor

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is going to start planning emergency dredging of the state's largest commercial fishing port over the next year.<p>The …

Business

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces project funding, including $14 million for Comite River Diversion Canal

<b>WASHINGTON</b> — <b></b>The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is putting $14 million toward building the long-planned Comite River Diversion Canal, the agency …

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Arkansas man dies after an underwater sinkhole creates dangerous whirlpool

Arkansas wildlife officials are urging boaters to avoid a section of a river in the northern part of the state after a sinkhole opened up and created a dangerous whirlpool that led to a man’s death.<p>Officials with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission confirmed in a statement that a man was killed …

News

Arkansas 187 Reopens Across Beaver Dam

BEAVER DAM — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has reopened Arkansas 187 across Beaver Dam.The highway had been closed for maintenance of the dam, and …

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6:43am: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began releasing water from Lake Okeechobee due to recent rains by WLRN - Listen to music

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8:43am: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began releasing water from Lake Okeechobee due to recent rains by WLRN - Listen to music

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Swimmer's body pulled from Lake Lanier

Emergency officials said one person is dead from an apparent drowning in Lake Lanier on Saturday.<p>The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said someone called …

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Judge tosses lawsuits over power line near historic Jamestown

A federal judge in Washington D.C. has dismissed two lawsuits by parks and historic preservation groups trying to block construction of an overhead transmission line by Virginia’s Dominion Energy through the state’s popular Jamestown historic region.<p>In a decision on Thursday, U.S. District Judge …

Law

Fort Bend County authorizes lawsuit against U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Image 1of/5<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Fort Bend County Commissioners voted during their regular May 22 meeting to approve a lawsuit that seeks a declaratory …

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Feds Throw More Money At Ending Flooding In Passaic River Basin

A federal bill would force the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to give regular updates on a plan to reduce flooding in the Passaic River Basin.<p>PASSAIC …

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Dredging begins on Clearwater Pass channel

CLEARWATER - A federal project to dredge Clearwater Pass is under way.The $1.2 million maintenance project will remove 60,000 cubic yards of …

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