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Update: Corps advises public of Berlin Lake’s Mill Creek Campground reopens with limitations

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting campers that the Mill Creek Campground at Berlin Lake will partially re-open effective July 20 at 12 p.m., and will remain open through September 6. [Read More]
Published: Jul-17-17

Army Corps reminds the public of the water safety Fixed-crest Dam Safety Summit, June 23

The Army Corps and its waterways partners will host the Fixed-crest Dam Safety Summit, June 23, at Aspinwall Riverfront Park, Friday, June 23, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m [Read More]
Published: Jun-21-17

Corps advises mariners of Charleroi single-lock chamber closure

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting mariners that scheduled repairs at Monongahela River Lock and Dam 4 at Charleroi will close the river to navigation from 12 a.m., May 15 through 11:59 p.m., June 16. [Read More]
Published: May-10-17

Waterway groups gather for first LockFest!

The Pittsburgh District and its waterways partners are hosting the first ever water safety LockFest 2017. At the event, attendees will learn how to lock through navigation facilities and watch live locking demonstrations, discover water safety tips, talk to tow operators, brush up on boating regulations, and gain knowledge on how to navigate our rivers safely. Bobber, the Water Safety Dog will attend and exhibits from our partners will be available. [Read More]
Published: May-09-17

Flood Proofing Workshops in Three Western PA Locations

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District Silver Jackets team and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency will host three, regional, nonstructural workshops in the Western Pennsylvania area for the purpose of achieving community flood risk reduction and awareness. The workshops are scheduled to be held in Pittsburgh, Butler and Erie, Pa., on April 4, 5 and 6, respectively. [Read More]
Published: Mar-24-17

Crooked Creek Lake Pavilion Reservation Change

Effective for the 2017 recreation season at Crooked Creek, the park office will no longer process pavilion reservation. Reservations can only be made through the National Recreation Reservation System in two ways, online at recreation.gov or by calling (877)444-6777. [Read More]
Published: Feb-06-17

Corps to host East Branch Dam Safety Project Public Meeting, Nov. 9

The Corps of Engineers is hosting a public meeting to discuss the progress and activities of its East Branch Dam Safety Project. The goal of the public meeting is to provide an update about the Dam Safety Project, progress of construction, local emergency planning activities, lake levels and the East Branch Lake facilities to give the community the opportunity to ask questions and provide feedback. [Read More]
Published: Oct-20-16

Corps investigating fish kill downstream of Youghiogheny River Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is working to investigate the cause of a recent fish kill downstream of Youghiogheny River Lake. [Read More]
Published: Sep-28-16

Army Corps seeks volunteers to restore America’s public lands

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host National Public Lands Day events at various lakes throughout the Pittsburgh District. [Read More]
Published: Sep-20-16

Low Pool Level at Loyalhanna Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Loyalhanna Lake will be holding the pool elevation lower than the typical summer level due to construction. [Read More]
Published: Jun-23-16
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