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Pittsburgh District team deploys to Puerto Rico again

The Pittsburgh District’s power team recently deployed to Puerto Rico for the third time to support the longest, largest temporary emergency power mission in USACE history as part of the island’s hurricane recovery effort. [Read More]
Published: Jul-13-18

Pittsburgh District welcomes new commander

Colonel John P. Lloyd, Pittsburgh District Engineer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, will transfer leadership of the Pittsburgh District to Colonel Andrew J. (Coby) Short during a traditional military Change of Command ceremony Friday, July 6, at 11 a.m. at the Senator John Heinz History Center located at 1212 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. [Read More]
Published: Jul-09-18

Berlin Lake re-opens campground after sewer system upgrades

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is informing campers, fishermen and boaters that the Mill Creek Recreational Area campground and boat ramp will re-open Friday, June 29, at 8 a.m. [Read More]
Published: Jul-04-18

Army Corps, Venture Outdoor to raise water safety awareness with media paddle event

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District, Venture Outdoors and other waterways partners will lead a paddle through event at one of it locks and dams to increase knowledge and spread that knowledge to the media in the hopes of saving lives by promoting water safety. [Read More]
Published: Jun-28-18

Work Plan adds $112 million for regional Corps projects

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, reports that the Fiscal Year 2018 appropriations will include an additional $112 million funded through the work plan for the district’s civil works program. [Read More]
Published: Jun-20-18

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

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

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces public tour at East Branch Dam

The Pittsburgh District is hosting a public tour of the East Branch Dam Safety Initiative to include the seepage cutoff wall construction site. The purpose is to provide the public an update on the construction progress and the opportunity to meet the project and lake staff and to see the integral features of work such as grouting, cutoff wall construction, and monitoring devices. [Read More]
Published: May-21-18

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
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