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Corps recreation sites host programs, volunteers for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day 2017, the Pittsburgh District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has several events happening throughout its multistate footprint. Please join us at one of our sites as we appreciate the Earth and work to clean up its environment. [Read More]
Published: Apr-20-17

DYNET 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District will participate in the 8th Annual Dynamic Networking for Small Business or DYNET networking event on Thursday, April 13, at the Robert H. Mollohan Research Center in Fairmont, West Virginia. The free event is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. [Read More]
Published: Apr-04-17

Army Corps studying alternatives for upper Allegheny, Monongahela navigation facilities

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District has initiated a study to look at alternatives for the future of low commercial use navigation facilities on the upper Allegheny and Monongahela rivers near Pittsburgh, Pa. and Morgantown, W.Va., respectively. [Read More]
Published: Mar-01-17

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

Michael J Kirwan Dam commemorates 50 years with a special celebration

Come celebrate 50 years of the Michael J. Kirwan Dam and reservoir bringing value to the region. This event will include presentations, speeches from legislators and children of Rep. Kirwan, games, tours of the facility, a ceremonial 50th Anniversary tree planting, and more. [Read More]
Published: Sep-27-16

Berlin Lake Celebrates 150TH Anniversary of Pittsburgh District with “ENGINEERS ON THE MAHONING”

Come experience living history at Berlin Lake, where we are celebrating the Pittsburgh District’s Sesquicentennial. Berlin Lake will mark this anniversary with a Living History Event, Sept. 10 -11. As a part of the event, local stakeholders have been asked to come and speak about our local history and culture, as well as provide living reenactors demonstrating how the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has evolved. [Read More]
Published: Sep-07-16

East Branch Boaters: Launch Ramp Expected to Close

The East Branch Dam boat launch ramp will close August 15 due to falling lake levels. The ramp will be closed to trailered vessels, however the lake will remain open to hand-carried boats such as kayaks and canoes. [Read More]
Published: Aug-08-16

Public Notice - Mahoning County, OH, Flood Risk Management Informational Meeting

Given the chronic flooding, siltation and flood risks throughout Mahoning County, Ohio, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Pittsburgh District, with assistance from Huntington District, is holding an interagency-coordinated, public informational meeting regarding flood risk management at the public high school in the Village of Lowellville on Tuesday, August 16. [Read More]
Published: Aug-02-16

Pittsburgh Corps welcomes new commander

Colonel Bernard R. Lindstrom, Pittsburgh District Engineer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will transfer leadership of the Pittsburgh District to Colonel John P. Lloyd during a traditional military Change of Command ceremony Friday, July 29, at 11 a.m. at the Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum located at 4141 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Major General Donald E. (Ed) Jackson Jr., U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Deputy Commanding General for Civil and Emergency Operations, will preside over the ceremony. [Read More]
Published: Jul-15-16

Corps to sample and analyze groundwater at SLDA

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District will be collecting and subsequently analyzing groundwater samples from the Shallow Land Disposal Area site beginning Monday, June 27. The sampling should take approximately three days and three months for the completed analysis. [Read More]
Published: Jun-27-16
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