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Notice to Mariners: Corps to remove seasonal buoys at Navigation Facilities

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting mariners that beginning Oct. 23, small boat warning signs and pillar buoys at the district’s 23 navigations facilities will be removed from the Allegheny, Monongahela and Ohio rivers in advance of winter weather. [Read More]
Published: Oct-13-17

ALERT: Corps warns mariners that buoys may not be in place due to recent high water

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting mariners, anglers and other river users that warning buoys marking restricted areas at our navigation facilities may not be in place due to recent high water. [Read More]
Published: Jul-31-17

Pittsburgh District commemorates 150 years in the region

Two thousand sixteen marks the 150th anniversary of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District’s service to this region. The district will commemorate this milestone throughout the year. [Read More]
Published: Feb-17-16

President’s 2017 Budget: $157.9 Million for regional Corps projects

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, reports that the President’s Fiscal Year 2017 Budget includes $157.9 million in new federal funding for the district’s civil works program. [Read More]
Published: Feb-11-16

Upper Allegheny Locks to open on weekends and holidays

The Pittsburgh District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is notifying recreational boaters that the Upper Allegheny locks will be open this summer. Through a partnership with the Allegheny River Development Corporation, the Corps will be able to open Allegheny Locks 6-9 beginning this weekend and continuing each weekend through June 28. [Read More]
Published: May-21-15

Corps notifying boaters that warning buoys are not in place due to high water

 The buoys delineate the restricted areas up- and downstream of the Corps’ lock and dam facilities. [Read More]
Published: Apr-15-15

Corps projects reduce flood damages $143.9M in fiscal 2014

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District projects reduce flood damages $143.9 million in fiscal 2014. Kirwan, Berlin lakes significantly minimize flooding during year’s biggest rain event [Read More]
Published: Feb-09-15

President’s 2016 Budget: $225.5 Million for regional Corps projects

PITTSBURGH –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, reports that the President’s [Read More]
Published: Feb-04-15

Corps awards $58.6-million contract for Charleroi lock work

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District awarded a $58.6-million contract Aug. 15 to [Read More]
Published: Aug-18-14

Corps to open Upper Monongahela Locks this weekend

The US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District will be opening the three locks on the upper [Read More]
Published: May-21-13