11 July 2019 – The construction contract to rehabilitate the Pierce Levee System was advertised on 02 July 2019, and the pre-bid site walk was conducted on 09 July 2019. Bids are due from Contractors on 02 Aug 2019 and pending availability of funding from HQUSACE the project is anticipated to be awarded in mid-August.
26 June 2019 – An initial site damage assessment and economic analysis has been completed. From this initial assessment the USACE team has determined that there are damages to the levee system that are eligible for PL 84-99 Rehabilitation Assistance. The USACE team is coordinating with the Levee Sponsor on the design of the overall levee repair project.