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Dredging of Chesapeake City Basin and portion of C&D Canal set to begin last week of November

PHILADELPHIA (Nov. 20, 2017) – The Dredging of Chesapeake City Basin is scheduled to begin the week [Read More]
Published: Nov-20-17

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers celebrates 75 years of reducing flood risks at Indian Rock Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, celebrated Indian Rock Dam’s 75th anniversary with a ceremony and an open house for the public this Saturday. [Read More]
Published: Oct-30-17

Army Corps continues Hurricane Sandy recovery efforts

NEW YORK – It’s been five years since Hurricane Sandy made history as the largest Atlantic hurricane on record when it made landfall near Brigantine, N.J. on Oct. 29, 2012. With wind gusts in excess of 75 miles per hour and storm surge that inundated much of the New York and New Jersey coasts, the storm killed more than 100 Americans and caused more than $50 billion in damages. Since the storm, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has supported repair and recovery efforts throughout the northeast. [Read More]
Published: Oct-25-17

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers celebrates 75 years of reducing flood risks at Whitney Point Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, celebrated Whitney Point Dam’s 75th anniversary with a ceremony and an open house for the public this Saturday. [Read More]
Published: Oct-23-17

North Atlantic Division and Districts Hurricane Harvey Support

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) North Atlantic Division and its districts are deploying four staff members to Texas to support the federal government’s Hurricane Harvey response. [Read More]
Published: Aug-28-17

Baltimore District dedicates new survey vessel serving Baltimore Harbor

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore District, dedicated its new hydrographic survey vessel, CATLETT, this morning in a ceremony in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. [Read More]
Published: Aug-24-17

Update on mitigation measures in Margate/Absecon Island

PHILADELPHIA (AUG. 14, 2017) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Philadelphia District posted the below update regarding ongoing temporary mitigation measures in the city of Margate, New Jersey. Work is part of the overall Absecon Island dune and berm project. Army Corps and contractor teams have made significant progress on temporary mitigation measures related to the basin areas between the bulkheads and the newly constructed dune in Margate. These areas were put in place to accommodate Margate's storm water management system; however water did not percolate as anticipated after heavy rainfall events. [Read More]
Published: Aug-14-17

Army Corps updates water release schedule at Francis E. Walter Dam

PHILADELPHIA (Aug 9, 2017) – The U.S. Army Corps Engineers’ Philadelphia District updated the 2017 Francis E. Walter Dam recreation plan. The Army Corps updated the plan, which states whitewater and fisheries releases will be scheduled if enough water storage is accumulated in the reservoir. Precipitation has enabled the Army Corps to schedule the 8th and 9th increments of the plan. [Read More]
Published: Aug-09-17

Col. William Conde assumes command of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District

CONCORD, Mass. – In a Change of Command ceremony today at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Mass., District [Read More]
Published: Jul-19-17

Army Corps updates water release schedule at Francis E. Walter Dam

PHILADELPHIA (July 18, 2017) – The U.S. Army Corps Engineers’ Philadelphia District updated the 2017 Francis E. Walter Dam recreation plan. [Read More]
Published: Jul-18-17
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