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Steve Young's Legacy: Four Decades of Dedication at Indian Rock Dam
5/22/2024
The Indian Rock Dam is firmly positioned in southern Pennsylvania, where Codorus Creek drifts through the countryside. Steve Young, a seasoned veteran of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baltimore...
Raystown Lake to commemorate 50th anniversary with public dam tours, rededication ceremony
5/21/2024 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Baltimore District, proudly commemorates Raystown Dam’s 50th anniversary with public dam tours, a rededication ceremony, a boat parade, and a drone show.“As...
USACE Philly District supports Key Bridge collapse response
5/17/2024
In the aftermath of the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge in late March 2024, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers mobilized and began working with a unified team of federal, state, and local...
Army Corps of Engineers releases Work Plan for Fiscal Year 2024 Civil Works appropriations
5/14/2024 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers delivered to Congress its Fiscal Year 2024 Work Plan for the Army Civil Works Program May 10, 2024...
Army Corps of Engineers releases Work Plan for Fiscal Year 2024 Civil Works appropriations
5/14/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers delivered to Congress its Fiscal Year 2024 Work Plan for the Army Civil Works Program May 10, 2024...
USACE reminds visitors to practice water safety
5/10/2024
As millions of Americans plan visits to our nation’s lakes and rivers, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District reminds visitors of the importance of practicing safe, sensible, and...
New York District to Host Virtual Public Meetings for Interim Dredged Material Management Plan Update
5/8/2024
NEW YORK –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, is excited to announce its upcoming virtual public meeting aimed at gathering feedback on the Interim Dredged Material Management Plan...
District Making Major Repairs at USMA West Point After Historic Floods
5/8/2024 UPDATED
Last summer, when a severe thunderstorm dropped several months’ worth of rain (eight inches) in just a few hours in New York’s Hudson Valley north of New York City, it triggered historic flooding...
USACE’s swim beach at Otter Brook Lake permanently closed
5/8/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District announced today that the swim beach at Otter Brook Lake in Keene and Roxbury, N.H., is permanently closed and will not be open to the public when...
Army Corps announces lane closure plan for Reedy Point Bridge repairs
5/3/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District announced lane closures will be enacted along the Reedy Point Bridge in New Castle County, DE. Lane closures will begin on/about May 28th and...
Safety: The throughline of the Francis Scott Key Bridge response
5/2/2024
In the response for the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse, safety is paramount to the success of the Unified Command's efforts...
Coastal restoration project gives threatened coastal plant another chance
5/2/2024
Back in 2000, Dag Madara, a geographer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District was walking on Monmouth Beach, New Jersey, the location of the agency’s Atlantic Coast of New Jersey...
Be a Part of the Solution to Raystown Lake Pollution!
4/30/2024
The Friends of Raystown Lake and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) are calling on volunteers to participate in a shoreline cleanup at Raystown Lake during the annual Lake Cleanup Day, scheduled...
USACE Biologist Embraces Adaptability and Passion in Her Role as Operations Liaison for the Key Bridge Response Team
4/30/2024 UPDATED
Ariel Poirier, a biologist with USACE Baltimore, applies her passion for nature and expertise as an operations liaison in response to the Francis Scott Key Bridge collapse...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers commemorates 200th anniversary of the Civil Works program
4/30/2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is today commemorating the 200th anniversary of the Civil Works program...