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Despite the challenges related to COVID-19, we are still working aggressively to restore the federal levee system. Our contractors and staff are taking extra precautions to stay safe as they continue to do repairs. Elevated risk remains on the levee system so please continue to exercise extreme caution. Stay in close contact with your local emergency management agency for more information.


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Corps seeks public comment on infrastructure improvements for the city of Ashley, North Dakota
A proposal to improve streets and sanitary sewer and water infrastructure for the city of Ashley, North Dakota, is currently available for public comment through July 31, 2020...
Corps seeks public comment on draft environmental assessment for Missouri River pipeline replacement project
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public comment on a draft environmental assessment for the proposed replacement of a section of liquid natural gas pipeline located beneath the Missouri...
Pipestem Reservoir reaches expected summer release
Reservoir releases are being increased from Pipestem Dam to its expected summer release.The current pool elevation at Pipestem Dam is 1478.5 feet, almost 51% into its flood pool. Lake levels peaked...
Join us at the Lewis & Clark Visitor Center for Bald Eagle Days Jan. 26-28, 2018. Program times are 4 and 6 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Omaha Outlook 2018 Year in Review Magazine
After nearly six years of construction and many challenges, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, is more than 98% complete with the U.S. Strategic Command command-and-control facilities at Offutt Air Base, Omaha, Nebraska.
The new 1.2 million-square-foot Aurora, Colo., Veterans Affairs Medical Center replaces an older, dated VA hospital built in Denver in the 1950s and offers Colorado’s veterans state-of-the-art facilities.
The Assault hangar is the newest upgrade to the 4th Combat Aviation Brigade and Butts Airfield. When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District completes the hangar, an Apache unit will move in and begin training for future operations. (Photo by Capt. Ryan Hignight, USACE Public Affairs Officer)
In this issue: Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, the Army’s chief of engineers and commanding general of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, took office in May 2016, accepting responsibility for much of America’s aging infrastructure in the midst of government cuts.

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Berm construction completes last repair phase for dam rehabilitation
SILVER POINT, Tenn. (July 1, 2020) – Officials celebrated completion of the last phase of repairs for the $353 million Center Hill Dam Safety Rehabilitation Project today where the Corps of Engineers...
Army Corps’ data driven to improve coastal projects
In a hotel conference room on Long Island, New York, a team of experts are processing data and information on computers. Alongside them is a large display monitor screen that’s projecting the...
Knauss Fellow, Engineering With Nature initiative a perfect match
To Samuel Fielding, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ (USACE) Engineering With Nature (EWN) initiative seemed like a perfect fit.As a prospective John A. Knauss Marine Fellow, Fielding was searching...
Army Corps contracting process continues despite Coronavirus Pandemic
For decades, the Rockaway Beach community in the Boroughs of Queens and Brooklyn in New York City has been devastated by hurricanes and Hurricane Sandy in 2012 was no exception.As a result of these...