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Upper Allegheny Locks to open on weekends and holidays

The Pittsburgh District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is notifying recreational boaters that the Upper Allegheny locks will be open this summer. Through a partnership with the Allegheny River Development Corporation, the Corps will be able to open Allegheny Locks 6-9 beginning this weekend and continuing each weekend through June 28. [Read More]
Published: May-21-15

Loyalhanna-Conemaugh Water Safety Day

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is teaming up with the National Safe Boating Council and other [Read More]
Published: May-11-15

Corps notifying boaters that warning buoys are not in place due to high water

 The buoys delineate the restricted areas up- and downstream of the Corps’ lock and dam facilities. [Read More]
Published: Apr-15-15

Corps to hold Shallow Land Disposal Area public meeting in Parks Township, Pa.

WHO:              U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh DistrictWHAT:            A meeting to [Read More]
Published: Apr-07-15

Corps to host East Branch Dam Safety Project Public Meeting, April 16

WHO:          The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh DistrictWHAT:         The Corps of [Read More]
Published: Apr-06-15

Corps to participate in sixth annual small business event

DYNET 2015: “Who’s In Your Net?” The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District will [Read More]
Published: Mar-09-15

Corps warns boaters as buoy shift during high water

The US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District is notifying boaters that the warning buoys [Read More]
Published: Jul-01-14

Loyalhanna Lake Boat Launch Closed

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Loyalhanna Lake has temporarily closed the public boat launch at the Bush Recreation Area because of high water and unsafe conditions. This is due to Loyalhanna Dam storing excess run-off to reduce the possibility of downstream flooding. [Read More]
Published: May-16-14

Corps, EPA, DOJ resolve Chesapeake Energy permit issue

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Justice announced today that Chesapeake Appalachia, LLC, a subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy, will spend an EPA-estimated $6.5 million to restore 27 sites damaged by unauthorized discharges of fill material into streams and wetlands, and to implement a comprehensive plan to comply with federal and state water protection laws at the company’s natural gas extraction sites in West Virginia. [Read More]
Published: Dec-20-13

Corps to expand hours at Allegheny Lock 5

The US Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District will expand hours at Lock 5 on the Allegheny [Read More]
Published: May-21-13
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