US Army Corps of Engineers
Omaha District

Lake Wa Con-Da Levee Restoration Information

Relative to what gauge location: Missouri River at Plattsmouth and Missouri River at Nebraska City
Background: Levee was overtopped/breached on or before 19 Mar 2019
Current actions: District Team waiting for waters to recede to access damage, preparing contract, interim measures
Anticipated construction start: TBD
Cost: TBD
Contractor: TBD
Risk to normal Spring Runoff operations? Yes
Risk to elevated Spring Runoff operations? Yes
UPDATED: 04/04/19

Lake Wa Con-Da Imagery

Photo documents an aerial view of the levee at Lake Wa Con-Da in Cass County, Neb.,Mar. 16, 2019, resulting from a major runoff event. (Photo by USACE, Omaha District)

NOAA River Level Observations & Forecasts

NOAA Water Gauge Levels

Restoration Activities Timeline

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