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Archive: 2015

Shenango Dam marks 50th anniversary

Shenango Dam is hosting a free open house, Saturday, Sept. 26 between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., to commemorate the dam’s 50 years of service. [Read More]
Published: Sep-24-15

Potentially harmful blue–green algal bloom detected at Shenango Lake

The Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting lake visitors about a potentially [Read More]
Published: Jul-30-15

Corps updates boaters, industry on Emsworth lock status ahead of holiday weekend

PITTSBURGH -- The US Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is updating river users regarding [Read More]
Published: Jul-01-15

Montgomery, New Cumberland auxiliary lock chambers closed, main chambers remain open

The Pittsburgh District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is alerting navigation industry that the auxiliary lock chambers at Montgomery and New Cumberland locks and dams on the Ohio River are closed due to deteriorating conditions. The auxiliary chambers serve as back-ups to the main chambers at each facility. The main chambers will remain open to traffic, but should the main chambers close for any reason; this could result in a total river closure. [Read More]
Published: May-26-15

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

Berlin Lake Campground Opening Postponed

The US Army Corps of Engineers announced that it will delay the May 20, 2015 opening of its Berlin Lake Mill Creek Recreation Campground near Alliance, Ohio. [Read More]
Published: May-04-15

Corps closes Tionesta Outflow areas for Rock Slide remediation project

  TIONESTA LAKE –The Outflow Right Bank fishing area parking lot and the adjacent Outflow Area will [Read More]
Published: Apr-28-15

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
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