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2017


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

Hannibal Lock and Dam Re-opens Visitor Center after 16 years

Hannibal Lock and Dam is hosting an opening ceremony for its newly restored visitor’s centers, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Saturday, July 1. [Read More]
Published: Jun-30-17

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 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

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

President's Fiscal 2018 Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works Program released

The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2018 (FY 2018) includes $5.002 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps). "The fiscal 2018 Civil Works budget for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reflects the administration's priorities to support and improve the nation's economy and infrastructure, and to protect the American people," said Mr. Doug Lamont, senior official performing the duties of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works. "This Budget supports the core mission areas of coastal and inland navigation, reducing flood risks from riverine flooding and along our coasts, and restoring aquatic ecosystems.” [Read More]
Published: May-25-17

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
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