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Col. Kimberly A. Peoples, commander of the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division, recently signed a congressionally approved and updated water control manual for the Mahoning River Basin, which includes Michael J. Kirwan Dam and Reservoir, Berlin Lake and Mosquito Creek Lake.

Balancing our region’s reservoir waters

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Jul. 05, 2022

After a three-year-long evaluation, Col. Kimberly A...
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Solar array located at Sylvan Park, Wilson Lake, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sept. 4, 2020.

Kansas City District embraces sustainability and energy e...

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Jul. 01, 2022

The Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
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water safety 2022 - 4th of July Weekend

Water Safety this 4th of July

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Jul. 01, 2022

Arkansas Senator John Boozman and Congressman Bruce...
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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers rangers, sheriff's deputies, police officers, firefighters, Coast Guard auxiliary, Department of Natural Resources, and emergency management services from Hall, Forsythe, and Gwinnett counties met June 30th, 2022 to sync operational plans and resources for the expected rise in visitation volume on Lake Sidney Lanier.

Lanier Water Safety Task Force prep for 4th of July Weekend

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Jul. 01, 2022

Members of the Lake Lanier Water Safety Task Force met today...
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Elizabeth Godsey, Engineering Lead for Coastal Engineering and Regional Sediment Management, was named the recipient of the USACE 2022 Hydrology, Hydraulics and Coastal Community of Practice (HH&C CoP) Professional of the Year Award in Mobile, Alabama on June 28, 2022. Godsey was the first Coastal Engineer or Practitioner in USACE to receive the award.

Godsey Wins HH&C Professional of the Year Award

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Jul. 01, 2022

It is always gratifying to receive an award or recognition...
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First Lieutenant Anne Schreiner walks the Cyber and Engineering Academic Center (CEAC) construction site at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

Army Corps Modernizes West Point Cyber Center for Future ...

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Jul. 01, 2022

First Lieutenant Anne Schreiner, a contracting officer’s...
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Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency, Mothers Against Drunk Driving, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District, and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators participated in the TWRA Operation Dry Water press day to inform the public of heightened TWRA and Coast Guard presence on Tennessee water ways over the July 4th weekend. The press conference was held at J. Percy Priest Lake in Nashville, Tennessee.

TWRA kicks off Operation Dry Water for July 4th Holiday W...

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Jul. 01, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 1, 2022) – The Tennessee Wildlife...
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Storage reservoirs in the Cumberland River Basin like J. Percy Priest in Nashville, Tennessee, provide a reliable source of water supply source for municipal and industrial users, as well as hundreds of private users. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District balances demands for water with the authorized purposes of the reservoirs when determining allocations for water storage. This is J. Percy Priest Dam June 30, 2022. (USACE Photo by Lee Roberts)

Storage reservoirs reliable source of water supply

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Jun. 30, 2022

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (June 30, 2022) – The system of dams and...
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Accepting of Award

Industrial Hygienist awarded U.S. Army Guardian Safety Award

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Jun. 30, 2022

Genet Tulu, Baltimore District industrial hygienist, was...
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HQ USACE News Releases

National Levee Safety Program hosts virtual workshops to capture stakeholder insights
In January and early February 2022, working in coordination with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began hosting a series of virtual public workshops to gather...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces new members of the Inland Waterways Users Board
The Secretary of Defense has approved the appointment of 11 new members to serve on the Inland Waterways Users Board (IWUB), effective January 31...
USACE develops research and development strategy to benefit the nation, warfighters
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has produced a new enterprise research and development (R&D) strategy that will address the nation’s most complex engineering challenges...
Army Civil Works Studies, Projects and Programs to Be Accomplished with Bipartisan Infrastructure Law Funding
The U.S. Army announced today the Civil Works studies, projects and programs that the Corps would implement in Fiscal Year 2022 with the $22.81 billion in supplemental funding provided in two recently...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers releases the 2021 Report to Congress on Future Water Resources Development
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released the 2021 Report to Congress on Future Water Resources Development. The report, in accordance with Section 7001 of the Water Resources Reform and...
Army Corps of Engineers waives day use fees at recreation areas in observance of Veterans Day
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day use fees at its more than 2,850 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide in observance of Veterans Day, November 11...
Army Corps of Engineers waives fees and invites volunteers to participate in National Public Lands Day, Sept. 25
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will waive day use fees normally charged at boat launch ramps and swimming beaches at its recreation areas nationwide in recognition of...

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