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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

Corps advises mariners of Charleroi single-lock chamber closure

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting mariners that scheduled repairs at Monongahela River Lock and Dam 4 at Charleroi will close the river to navigation from 12 a.m., May 15 through 11:59 p.m., June 16. [Read More]
Published: May-10-17

Waterway groups gather for first LockFest!

The Pittsburgh District and its waterways partners are hosting the first ever water safety LockFest 2017. At the event, attendees will learn how to lock through navigation facilities and watch live locking demonstrations, discover water safety tips, talk to tow operators, brush up on boating regulations, and gain knowledge on how to navigate our rivers safely. Bobber, the Water Safety Dog will attend and exhibits from our partners will be available. [Read More]
Published: May-09-17

Mahoning Creek Lake Seek Public Input on Master Plan Update

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Pittsburgh District, is revisiting the Master Plan (MP) for Mahoning Creek Lake and is seeking input on the public’s preferences for the future management of Mahoning Creek Lake. The MP update, which was last updated in 1976, will affect future use of natural resources and recreational activities at Mahoning Creek Lake for the next 25 years. [Read More]
Published: Apr-27-17

Army Corps awards $350 million Clean-Up Contract

              Army Corps awards $350-million Clean-up Contract  for Shallow Land Disposal Area  [Read More]
Published: Apr-27-17

UPDATE: Army Corps announces public meeting and tour at East Branch Dam, provides project update

The Pittsburgh District is hosting a public meeting and tour of the East Branch Dam Safety Initiative to include the seepage, cutoff-wall construction site. [Read More]
Published: Apr-20-17

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

Corps advises mariners of Braddock delays during repair work

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District is advising mariners that scheduled maintenance is ongoing at Braddock Lock and Dam on the Monongahela River and long delays for locking through are likely. [Read More]
Published: Apr-07-17

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

Flood Proofing Workshops in Three Western PA Locations

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District Silver Jackets team and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency will host three, regional, nonstructural workshops in the Western Pennsylvania area for the purpose of achieving community flood risk reduction and awareness. The workshops are scheduled to be held in Pittsburgh, Butler and Erie, Pa., on April 4, 5 and 6, respectively. [Read More]
Published: Mar-24-17
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