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Corps postpones East Branch Dam Public Meeting, Nov. 15

The US Army Corps of Engineers is postponing the East Branch Dam Safety Initiative Project public meeting, scheduled for Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in Johnsonburg, Pennsylvania due to forecasted inclement weather. [Read More]
Published: Nov-14-18

Corps to host East Branch Dam Safety Project Public Meeting, Nov. 15

The US Army Corps of Engineers is hosting a public meeting to discuss the progress and activities of the East Branch Dam Safety Initiative Project in Elk County, Pennsylvania. The purpose is to provide the public a construction update about the Dam Safety Project and to give the community the opportunity to ask questions and provide feedback November 15. [Read More]
Published: Nov-08-18

Corps hosts Shallow Land Disposal AreaPublic Meeting Nov. 14

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District staff will present an update to the public on the air and water monitoring results, the contract status, site activities, funding and other issues of public interest. [Read More]
Published: Nov-06-18

Notice to Mariners: Corps to remove seasonal buoys at Navigation Facilities

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting mariners that starting October 30, pillar buoys at the district’s 23 navigations facilities will be removed from the Allegheny, Monongahela and Ohio rivers in advance of winter weather. [Read More]
Published: Oct-30-18

Corps of Engineers hosts ribbon cutting for Ridgway flood protection project

The Army Corps of Engineers and the Borough of Ridgway are hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the rehabilitation of the local flood-protection project on Elk Creek in Ridgway, Pennsylvania. [Read More]
Published: Oct-15-18

Removal of flashboards to affect Allegheny River levels above Lock and Dam 9

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District is alerting mariners of pool fluctuations above Allegheny River Lock and Dam 9 at Rimer, Pennsylvania, Oct. 1 – 31, due to removal of flashboards from the dam. [Read More]
Published: Oct-15-18

Corps to celebrate Berlin Dam’s 75th

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District invites the public Oct. 13 to an anniversary celebration commemorating the completion of Berlin Dam’s construction in 1943. [Read More]
Published: Oct-01-18

Corps greenlights $350-million radiological waste clean-up contract for Shallow Land Disposal Area

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District announced today that it is moving forward with the initially awarded contractor for the $350-million radiological waste clean-up project in Parks Township, Pennsylvania near Pittsburgh. [Read More]
Published: Sep-25-18

Corps reservoirs prevent 2nd highest flood of record along Kiski River

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh, calculates that its recent operation of the district’s Conemaugh River Lake and Loyalhanna Lake dams east of Pittsburgh cut the crest of Kiskiminetas River by 17 feet, preventing the second highest flood of record. [Read More]
Published: Sep-13-18

Pittsburgh District power team deploys to East Coast in support of anticipated hurricane landfall

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District’s emergency power team deployed to Fort Bragg, North Carolina, today, in anticipation of Hurricane Florence’s landfall. [Read More]
Published: Sep-12-18
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