Public Affairs and News Media

The Pittsburgh District Public Affairs Office interacts with representatives of the media as a resource providing information regarding what the Corps of Engineers does for the region, expert commentary in an array of engineering fields for local issues, and general knowledge.

Top Stories

Hundreds attend Eagle Fest at Shenango River Lake
1/14/2022
As people’s schedules start calming down after the Christmas season, bird enthusiasts and nature...
Corps upgrades Paden City’s wastewater treatment systems
1/10/2022
Ever had a problem with the septic tank in your yard? The cost to replace it, and consequences if...
Pittsburgh geospatial team takes flight
12/20/2021 UPDATED
Commercial drones have become popular over the years because of their ability to record photos and...

Latest News Releases

Pittsburgh District and city of Paden City partner for $2 million project
1/7/2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District entered a partnership agreement with the city of Paden City, West Virginia, to upgrade sanitary sewer collection and treatment facilities as part of a $2 million Section 219 Environmental Infrastructure project, Thursday, Jan. 6. Click here to read the full release.
Pittsburgh District to host snowperson contest at Tionesta Lake
1/6/2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District will host a snowperson contest at Tionesta Lake beginning Jan. 15. Click here to read the full release.
Army Corps to collect Christmas trees at Woodcock Creek Lake
12/22/2021
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District will begin accepting live evergreen Christmas trees at Woodcock Creek Lake, which will be used for aquatic habitat improvement projects Dec. 27. Click here to read the full release.

District Videos

Video by Andrew Byrne
Pittsburgh District Deploys to Support Kentucky Tornado Relief: Dec. 16, 2021 Update
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District
Dec. 15, 2021 | 0:52
Chief of Emergency Management Al Coglio provides an update on the temporary power mission supporting disaster relief efforts in Kentucky.
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