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The Journey of Craig Eisenhower and the Legacy of Foster Joseph Sayers Dam
2/23/2024
In Pennsylvania’s picturesque landscapes, where the Foster Joseph Sayers Dam stands as a symbol of human ingenuity and natural beauty, Craig Eisenhower, head dam operator, tells how his more than...
USACE to host open house to share info on Draft Blue Marsh Lake Master Plan
2/15/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will host an open house on Feb. 29, 2024, to share details on a draft revision of the Blue Marsh Lake Master Plan. The open house will be held from 5-7 p.m. at...
NYS general permit now available: Expedited response after major storm events
2/15/2024
NEW YORK – The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) have issued the first State Programmatic General Permit (NYSPGP-1), which...
Town of Temple seeks permit for proposed work in Henry Mitchell Brook off Mitchell Brook Road in Maine
2/15/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States from the Town of Temple for proposed work in Henry Mitchell Brook...
USACE seeks comments on proposed work in wetlands and waterways off Route 78 in Swanton, Vermont
2/8/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States from Vermont Agency of Transportation in Barre, Vermont, for...
Becoming an Army Engineer to continue a life of service all over the world
1/24/2024 UPDATED
As an Army Engineer, Capt. Ben Ketchum has had the opportunity to positively impact communities all over the world, including in several countries in Eastern Europe and throughout Africa in his...
Army Corps shares update on Indian River Inlet repairs
1/22/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District awarded a contract to Agate Construction Co., Inc. of Egg Harbor Township, N.J. for $5.3 million to repair a portion of bulkhead and to...
USACE, Newport News Set Date to Begin Deep Creek Navigation Channel Dredging
1/19/2024
In partnership with the City of Newport News, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District has set a date to begin dredging the Deep Creek Navigation Channel...
USACE team members participate in knowledge sharing mission in Africa
1/18/2024 UPDATED
This past October, two USACE hydraulic engineers traveled to Africa to share knowledge and expertise on flooding related issues...
15th Anniversary of the "Miracle on the Hudson": A Tribute to Heroism and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Critical Role
1/17/2024 UPDATED
New York City, NY- On January 15, 2024, we marked the 15th anniversary of an event that has become emblematic of extraordinary heroism and survival - the "Miracle on the Hudson." This day in 2009...
U.S. Army Corps and the City of Hampton Lead the Charge on the Approved Virginia Peninsula Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study
1/17/2024
The Norfolk District is pairing with the City of Hampton on the Virginia Peninsula Coastal Storm Risk Management Feasibility Study and taking a step toward building the resilience of the Peninsula...
Raystown Lake incorporates new fishing tournament safety measures ahead of 2024 recreation season
1/16/2024
In an effort to increase visitor safety, minimize traffic congestion and provide safe access for emergency vehicles at boat ramps during peak recreation season at Raystown Lake, the U.S. Army Corps of...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Announces Expedited Review of Fire Island Storm Damages; Partnering With Governor Kathy Hochul & New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
1/13/2024 UPDATED
NEW YORK – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New York District, announces receipt of a letters from New York State Governor Kathy Hochul and State Department of Environmental Conservation...
To the rescue: NJ community receives coastal restoration project
1/10/2024
In the fall of 2012, Superstorm Sandy devastated the East Coast of the United States, including the State of New Jersey.  Firefighter Paul Kerwin remembers he and his company rescuing his fellow...
Five Years Later: Long Beach's Remarkable Recovery
1/3/2024 UPDATED
Nearly half a decade ago, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers embarked on a monumental mission to transform the vulnerable shores of Long Beach, New York, into a bastion of coastal resilience and...