06 September 2019 – The Omaha District has partnered with the USACE Walla-Walla District to help complete the E&D effort as quickly and efficiently as possible. The levee repair design is anticipated to be complete in October with the team targeting the award of the contract around the Thanksgiving Holiday.
05 August 2019 – Engineering and Design (E&D) work continues for rehabilitating the Waterloo levee system. The team is still anticipating to be done with the E&D process by late fall.
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 Waterloo Levee System. The team is anticipating to be done with the E&D process for repairing the damage identified by the early-Fall 2019.