06 September 2019 – The Omaha District has partnered with the USACE Portland District to help complete the E&D effort as quickly and efficiently as possible. The levee repair design is anticipated to be complete in November with the team targeting the award of the contract by the end of the calendar year.
23 August 2019 – Team continues engineering and design work on repairs for the Wakefield levee system. Upon completion of design by the end of 2019, a construction contract will be advertised and awarded to repair the system.
05 August 2019 – Engineering and Design (E&D) work continues for rehabilitating the Wakefield levee system. The team is still anticipating to be done with the E&D process by the end of the calendar year.
16 July 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. Engineering and Design (E&D) work is on-going for rehabilitating the Wakefield Levee System. The team is anticipating to be done with the E&D process for repairing the damage identified by the end of the calendar year 2019.