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5 min ago | The Newberg Graphic

Westmoreland Park's north-end project ends - Friday, 01 August 2014 01:00

The project undertaken back in the summer of 2013 to turn Westmoreland Park into a natural wetland area is completed.

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1 hr ago | The United States Army

Kansas City District supports Pacific Command in Southeast Asia

"The times, they are a-changin'," sang Bob Dylan 50 years ago as the U.S. Army fought a war in Vietnam.

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5 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

Army Corps: No list of study expenses without complicated coding

The Buffalo District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it doesn't have a list of expenditures for the Blanchard River flood study that does not use complicated coding.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Whiznews.com

Representative Hill To Address Farmer Flood Concerns

State Representative Brian Hill is hosting a meeting to talk about recent flooding in the Dresden area.

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Lumina News

VIP group views effects of beach renourishment

Wrightsville Beach was visited Tuesday, July 28 by a VIP group from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers traveling from its headquarters and division office in our district and from Washington, DC.

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Freshnews

Col. Christopher Barron assumes command of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District

In a Change of Command ceremony today at Faneuil Hall in Boston, Mass., District Commander Col.

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Washington Times

Final guilty plea in landmark federal bid-rigging case

Known for years in court documents only as "Public Official C", former U.S. Army contracting officer In Seon Lim pleaded guilty to bribery charges Thursday - the final defendant in what authorities have called the biggest bid-rigging scheme in federal contracting history.

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Freshnews

Major General (Ret.) Michael J. Walsh Appointed to Great Lakes' Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation , the largest provider of dredging services in the United States and a major provider of environmental and remediation services, yesterday elected Major General Michael J. Walsh as a director and appointed him to the Company's Compensation Committee, effective immediately.

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Arkansas Online

Greers Ferry offers lots of land, water diversions

When the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers proposed building Greers Ferry Dam on the Little Red River in the late 1950s, many residents of Cleburne and Van Buren counties objected.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

CE News

Horner & Shifrin to oversee Corps of Engineers levee repairs

O'Fallon, Ill. - Horner & Shifrin was selected by the JL Brown Contracting Service and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to provide construction management services for six levee repair projects in the bi-state area caused by heavy flooding damage last summer.

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Marine News

USACE Gets Bird's-eye View of Houston Ship Channel Growth

Lt. Gen. Bostick prepares for liftoff in a city of Houston helicopter used in patrols over the Houston Ship Channel Security District, which includes PHA's terminal facilities.

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The United States Army

Reducing the impact of invasive species through partnership

In an effort to reduce the impact of invasive species, Coralville Lake was one of the first agencies to sign a memorandum of understanding with the Hawkeye Cooperative Weed Management Area in 2007.

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TwinCities

Mississippi River 'emergency dredging' working to free 186K tons of cargo

A freakish amount of sediment left when the Mississippi River braked from flood stage to low water put a cork in barge traffic near Winona and Wabasha, Minn.

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The Daily Gazette

Illinois River's man-made island now complete

Anthony Heddleston, an environmental engineer with the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, explains on June 28 the evolution of the man-made island built by the Corps on the Illinois River near Peoria.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

TheCourier.com

Army Corps officials: Wea re sticking to flood study schedule

Officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers were in Findlay Monday to offer reassurance that the Blanchard River flood study will stick to the schedule announced in April.

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Indiana Law Blog

Environment - New wetlands mitigation option is being called an "in-lieu fee"

A proposed program would allow an applicant applying to the U.S. Army Corps and IDEM for "unavoidable impacts to Indiana's streams and wetlands" to pay a fee to offset these impacts.

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The Inter-Mountain

Officials seek funds for repairs

County and city officials gathered at the site of a damaged Tucker County dike Monday to discuss how to raise funding for the necessary repairs.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WMBF

Horry and Georgetown counties Wetlands and streams to serve as mitigation bank

More than 700 acres of restored and preserved wetlands and more than a mile of stream has been approved by the Charleston District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as the largest mitigation bank serving Horry and Georgetown counties.

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Post and Courier

Folly Beach's rocky horror near the pier

Beachgoers expecting cushy sand have been stepping gingerly lately to avoid the rocky path to the water from dunes to the high-tide mark near the pier.

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WEAU-TV Eau Claire

Dredging underway along Mississippi River in Winona County, MN

Three dredges are working along the Mississippi River in Winona County, Minnesota, at Port 6 which is from river mile 718 to 724.

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