US Army Corps of Engineers
Omaha District

Western Sarpy Levee Restoration Information

Background: Levee was overtopped/breached on or before 19 Mar 2019
Relative to what gauge location: Platte River at Ashland and Salt Creek at Ashland
Current actions: District Team waiting for waters to recede to assess 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: 4/4/19

Western Sarpy Imagery

Photo documents overtopping of Western Sarpy levee in Western Sarpy, Nebraska Mar. 14, 2019, resulting from major runoff event earlier in month. (Photo by USACE, Omaha District)
Photo documents overtopping of Western Sarpy levee in Western Sarpy, Nebraska Mar. 14, 2019, resulting from major runoff event earlier in month. (Photo by USACE, Omaha District)
Photo documents overtopping of Western Sarpy levee in Western Sarpy, Nebraska Mar. 14, 2019, resulting from major runoff event earlier in month. (Photo by USACE, Omaha District)

NOAA River Level Observations & Forecasts

NOAA Water Gauge Levels

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