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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

Corps set to replace failing dam gates

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces the award of a $5.6 million contract to continue critical dam gate work at an Ohio River navigation facility. [Read More]
Published: Aug-09-17

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 re-open Ohio River lock to navigation Saturday

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Pittsburgh is set to resume navigation operations tomorrow starting at 8 a.m. at the New Cumberland Locks and Dam on the Ohio River. [Read More]
Published: Dec-16-16

Hydraulic system failure at Ohio River lock halts river navigation

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Pittsburgh is alerting commercial navigation companies that operations at the New Cumberland Locks and Dam on the Ohio River, eight miles south of Wellsville, Ohio, halted after crews noticed a sheen inside the facility's main chamber. [Read More]
Published: Dec-13-16

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

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

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