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Army Corps seeks comments for a draft environmental assessment related to Berlin Lake water levels

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District is seeking comments for a proposed temporary deviation to its Berlin Lake water control plan that would extend higher water levels longer in the lake. [Read More]
Published: May-23-18

Alert: Buoys may not be in place, new PFD policy for locking through

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is informing mariners, boaters and paddlers of two notices involving river safety as Memorial Day weekend approaches – the placement of warning buoys and a new personal flotation device policy. [Read More]
Published: May-23-18

Corps recreation sites host programs, volunteers for Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day 2018, 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-21-18

Dewatered Navigation Lock Tour, "Sustaining our National Inland Waterways System"

Please join us for a unique opportunity to tour the dewatered main chamber of one of the six major U. S. Army Corps of Engineers’ river facilities on the Ohio River, as we highlight the value of the national inland waterways system and the efforts underway to determine a sustainable investment strategy. [Read More]
Published: Mar-30-18

Mahoning Creek Lake Seeks Public Review, Feedback on Master Plan Update

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is revisiting the Mahoning Creek Lake Master Plan and is seeking feedback on the proposed changes to the management of the lake, resulting from public input last spring. The master plan, which the district updated late in 1976, will affect use of natural resources and recreational activities at Mahoning Creek Lake for the next 25 years. [Read More]
Published: Mar-30-18

Hurricane Harvey: Pittsburgh Emergency Power Team Activated

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District has begun prepositioning emergency power assets in Texas as Hurricane Harvey approaches landfall later this evening. [Read More]
Published: Aug-25-17

Army Corps reopens Kinzua sites

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District announced that it has reopened the visitor’s parking lot, restrooms, picnic area and visitors center at the Kinzua Dam at the Allegheny River Reservoir August 22. [Read More]
Published: Aug-24-17

Army Corps to re-evaluate bids for radiological waste clean-up project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District announced today it will re-evaluate bid proposals submitted for a radioactive waste clean-up project in Parks Township near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Published: Aug-11-17

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, 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
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