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* Master Planning 5

*Housing and Barracks 30

*News and Technology 33

*Professional Development 41
Public Works Digest, Volume XXX, No. 1, January-February-March 2018
This Issue: Master Planning,Housing, and Barracks * Leader Commentaries 3 * Master Planning 5 *Housing and Barracks 30 *News and Technology 33 *Professional Development 41
This issue of The Corps Environment highlights partnership and collaboration efforts, in support of Environmental Operating Principle #6.  It includes commentary from Mr. Thomas Smith, Chief of Operations and Regulatory, and highlights our ongoing disaster recovery efforts.
The Corps Environment, January 2018 edition
This issue of The Corps Environment highlights partnership and collaboration efforts, in support of Environmental Operating Principle #6. It includes commentary from Mr. Thomas Smith, Chief of Operations and Regulatory, and highlights our ongoing disaster recovery efforts.
Department of Planning and Natural Resources Office Manager for Business and Administration Services talks to a home owner, helping Operation Blue Roof team members as they walk house-to-house. With five team members on the island, the Temporary Roofing Planning and Response Team is currently going house-to-house gathering Right of Entry forms. The forms allow Corps personnel on private property to assess homes and Corps contractors authority to repair the roofs. More Temporary Roofing team members are on their way. Operation Blue Roof’s purpose is to provide homeowners in disaster areas with fiber-reinforced plastic sheeting to cover their damaged roofs until arrangements can be made for permanent repairs.
First Blue Roof being installed in the Virgin Islands
Department of Planning and Natural Resources Office Manager for Business and Administration Services talks to a home owner, helping Operation Blue Roof team members as they walk house-to-house. With five team members on the island, the Temporary Roofing Planning and Response Team is currently going house-to-house gathering Right of Entry forms. The forms allow Corps personnel on private property to assess homes and Corps contractors authority to repair the roofs. More Temporary Roofing team members are on their way. Operation Blue Roof’s purpose is to provide homeowners in disaster areas with fiber-reinforced plastic sheeting to cover their damaged roofs until arrangements can be made for permanent repairs.

News

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers supports the administration’s Infrastructure Initiative

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers fully supports the administration’s Infrastructure Initiative that was announced today to address the needs of the nation’s infrastructure.
Published: 2/14/2018

President's Fiscal 2019 Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works Program released

The President’s Budget for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY 2019) includes $4.785 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Published: 2/12/2018

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers publishes request for proposals for beneficial use of dredged materials

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today published in the Federal Register its request for proposals for beneficial use of dredged material pilot projects pursuant to Section 1122 of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016, Beneficial Use of Dredged Material.
Published: 2/9/2018

Local Environmental Group Recognizes District as Sustained River Star

A local environmental group recognized the Norfolk District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, for its environmental stewardship along the Elizabeth River watershed.
Published: 2/8/2018

Chief of engineers speaks at conference, advocates for change, innovation

SAN PEDRO, California – During a recent trip to California, Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, told stakeholders he envisions the Corps as “champions for change.”
Published: 1/30/2018
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