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Hurricane Harvey: Pittsburgh Emergency Power Team Activated

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District has begun prepositioning emergency power assets in Texas as Hurricane Harvey approaches landfall later this evening. [Read More]
Published: Aug-25-17

Army Corps reopens Kinzua sites

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District announced that it has reopened the visitor’s parking lot, restrooms, picnic area and visitors center at the Kinzua Dam at the Allegheny River Reservoir August 22. [Read More]
Published: Aug-24-17

Army Corps to re-evaluate bids for radiological waste clean-up project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District announced today it will re-evaluate bid proposals submitted for a radioactive waste clean-up project in Parks Township near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Published: Aug-11-17

Corps advises public of Berlin Lake’s Mill Creek Campground Closure

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting campers that the Mill Creek Campground at Berlin Lake will close for an indeterminate period effective July 5 at 12 p.m., due to a failure of the wastewater transmission system at the campground. [Read More]
Published: Jun-28-17

Army Corps, waterways partners focus on fixed-crest dam safety

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District announces two water safety events -- the Fixed Crest Dam Safety Summit and the Paddle Safety Lock Through. These events are designed to promote fixed-crest dam safety and safe navigation of the waterways by recreational users. [Read More]
Published: Jun-19-17

UPDATE: Army Corps announces open house and tour at East Branch Dam, provides project update

The Pittsburgh District is hosting an Open House and tour of the East Branch Dam Safety Initiative to include the seepage, cutoff-wall construction site. [Read More]
Published: May-31-17

Pittsburgh District Commander to address Dashields tragedy

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is holding a press conference to communicate the Army Corps’ actions in response to the tragic incident at Dashields Lock and Dam on the Ohio River, May 20, that claimed the life of one person and that left one woman missing. [Read More]
Published: May-26-17

Corps invites recreational river users to meeting

Annual Corps of Engineers and River Recreational Users Summit Annual Meeting. CERRUS is a working group organized to review the operation of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Integrated Inland Navigation System within the Pittsburgh District and how that operation interfaces with the needs of recreational users and associated interests. [Read More]
Published: May-24-17

Pipeline contractor reports release of bentonite slurry at Corps’ Loyalhanna Lake

PITTSBURGH -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Pittsburgh is alerting Loyalhanna Lake visitors that a Sunoco pipeline contractor, drilling adjacent to Corps property, has reported three releases of bentonite slurry this week near Loyalhanna Lake. [Read More]
Published: May-19-17

Pittsburgh District Begins Water Safety Week by Helping to Break World Record

PITTSBURGH, Pa — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District will begin National Safe Boating Week here by participating in the Ready, Set, Wear It! Life Jacket World Record Day May 20. [Read More]
Published: May-18-17
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