Recent News

Blue Marsh Lake Shoreline Projects to Begin with Temporary Closures within Day Use Area
2/3/2023
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Blue Marsh Lake, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, and the Berks County Conservation District have partnered together to restore multiple sections of...
Cape Cod Canal Sagamore Bridge critical maintenance work, lane closures to start March 1
2/1/2023 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District announced today that lane restrictions are scheduled to begin in March on the Sagamore Bridge spanning the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne,...
USACE Works to Reinitiate Storm Risk Management Study for Collier County
1/27/2023
A small team consisting of leaders, planners, project managers, environmental scientist from the North Atlantic Division, Norfolk and Jacksonville districts, travelled around with representatives from...
Army Corps to conduct repairs on St. Georges Bridge; bridge to remain closed to traffic for 18 months
1/25/2023
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District announced a major repair project will commence in early April at the St. Georges Bridge along the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal in New Castle...
Contracting Soldiers play key role in U.S. Army Corps of Engineers missions overseas
1/24/2023 UPDATED
WIESBADEN, Germany -- “I deployed to Iraq in 2007, and when I got there everything was just ‘magically’ there. I had food. I had somewhere to sleep. I kind of wondered how did all that get there?”...
New Public Meetings Announced for New York & New Jersey Harbors and Tributaries Study
1/23/2023 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, in partnership with non-federal sponsors, seeks public comment for the New York & New Jersey Harbors and Tributaries Study (NY&NJHATS).In...
Road closure is part of ongoing construction for Arlington National Cemetery’s Southern Expansion Project
1/13/2023
Road closure is part of ongoing construction for Arlington National Cemetery’s Southern Expansion Project...
With the release of the Tentatively Selected Plan (TSP) USACE seeks public comment and input on how the New York & New Jersey Harbors and Tributaries Study should move forward
1/12/2023
Newark, NJ— In a packed room at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials answered questions from the public about the Tentatively Selected Plan (TSP) for...
Former NAD regional programs director receives Army’s highest civilian award
1/12/2023
On behalf of the Secretary of the Army, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded the Distinguished Civilian Service Award to Karen Baker, former North Atlantic Division regional programs director and...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Announces Additional Public Meeting for the NY&NJHAT Study
1/10/2023 UPDATED
NEW YORK - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, in partnership with non-federal sponsors, seeks public comment for the New York & New Jersey Harbors and Tributaries Study...
Army Corps awards contract for Avalon and Stone Harbor beach nourishment
1/9/2023
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District has awarded a contract to Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company of Oak Brook, IL for $28.8 million to conduct periodic nourishment of the Townsends...
Reinforced Dune in Rockaways Provides Stronger Defense Against Flooding
12/19/2022
Rockaway Beach, a 10-mile-long peninsula facing the Atlantic Ocean in Queens, New York, a borough of New York City, has 850,000+ residents and a great deal of critical infrastructure in a small...
Army Corps, Prince George’s County sign partnership agreement, moving Anacostia Watershed restoration into construction phase
12/15/2022 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, and Prince George’s County Department of the Environment (DoE) signed a Project Partnership Agreement (PPA) for the Anacostia Watershed...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers trains Ghanaian military partners on base camp design
12/12/2022 UPDATED
When the call comes to support United Nations peacekeeping operations, the Ghana Armed Forces regularly answer that call and are expected to set up their operations at times with little to no existing...
Army Corps awards contract for beach nourishment along Delaware Coast
12/7/2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District awarded a contract to Weeks Marine of Cranford, N.J. for $23.8 million to conduct periodic nourishment on three dune and beachfill projects...