U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. U.S. Congress members urge action to keep Asian carp out of Great LakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... -- from both political parties and across the Great Lakes -- sent a letter Friday to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, urging them to keep harmful Asian carp out of the lakes. "My colleagues and I have long sounded the alarm on the threat of Asian ...

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  2. AMA/DBF marks milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | CE News

    ... and municipalities throughout the Mid-Atlantic region, as well as entities such as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Traveling across Delmarva, it isn't difficult to find evidence of their expertise: the municipal marina in Cambridge, Md., ...

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  3. Woolpert to Design $13M SkyWheel Newport Project at Newport on the...Read the original story

    Dec 8, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... the bridge structure will be primarily for pedestrian traffic and maintenance access." "The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) requires that the SkyWheel project will not degrade the structural integrity of the levee, so we had to move the ...

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  4. Long-planned pier, restaurants on track to open in summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... managing the city projects at the waterfront, said the city will ask for an extension from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers so it can work past Dec. 31 and into January. The pier will be fitted with industrial lighting and it, as well as a plaza, ...

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  5. It's time for a new dialogue on PebbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... mine for themselves beginning in a few short weeks, when we submit permit applications to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Pebble Partnership CEO Tom Collier speaks to reporters Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017 at Pebble offices in Anchorage. (Loren Holmes ...

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  6. Meeting in Henrico erupts after Virginia state board issues approval of Mountain Valley PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and invite the applicant to reapply, lengthy wrangling over the intersection of state and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' authority over the water quality certifications and a last-minute move to amend the certifications to clarify the board's intent. ...

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  7. Commission Seeks Fracking Ban in Watershed Supplying Phila., NYCRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Law.com

    ... of Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie abstained in September's vote, and a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officer, representing GOP President Donald Trump, voted against the ban. - On Nov. 20, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives ...

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  8. Low water halts shipping on Ohio River near Paducah, Ky.: U.S.Army CorpsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    The Ohio River was closed to shipping traffic at locks and dam 52 in Paducah, Kentucky, on Wednesday due to low water after a vessel ran aground in the area, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said on Thursday.

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  9. State board clears way for removal of historic Maine beach pilingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... renovated a home at 30 Sea St., near the pilings. Parker subsequently received permits from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Maine Department of Environmental Protection to remove the pilings, which he argues causes erosion at the beach. But ...

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  10. Several Upper Mississippi River Locks Scheduled For Closure to Accommodate RepairsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Milling Journal

    In order to conduct repairs , the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has scheduled several lock closures on the Upper Mississippi River during the upcoming winter season. Mississippi River Lock 14 and Lock 16 will be closed from December 12 until March 6, 2018.

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  11. Two honored by Corps of Engineers for serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Banner-Tribune

    ... shown with Clancy and Kaiser Submitted Photos Two men with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers were recently recognized for decades of service.

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  12. LABI concerned Corps plan to block Asian Carp could harm Louisiana maritime industryRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    The Louisiana Association of Business and Industry is concerned that a proposed U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plan to control an invasive species of fish in the Great Lakes area could negatively impact Louisiana's maritime traffic. The plan-meant to control the spread of Asian Carp, which could harm the Great Lakes' fishing industry-includes upgrading LABI, however, in a letter released Wednesday, is urging the Corps to consider alternatives to building new structures in the Great Lakes area, saying any disruption to inland waterways systems in Illinois impacts the larger U.S. economy and trading states like Louisiana.

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  13. Progress Update on Hurricanes Irma and Maria in the U.S. Virgin IslandsRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... days after the hurricanes Virgin Islanders had almost no power throughout the territory. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) installed over 170 generators in critical facilities, such as hospitals, water treatment facilities and schools. With ...

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  14. Siesta Key residents contend the dredging of Big Pass could harm their popular beach.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | YourObserver

    ... which has not been dredged before. The Lido Key renourishment is a joint project between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the city of Sarasota. Two Siesta-based organizations, the Siesta Key Association and Save Our Siesta Sands Two, filed an ...

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  15. Fluor Awarded Second U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Contract to Support ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Construction Equipment Guide

    The competitively awarded contract includes evaluation, restoration, repair and replacement of structures and equipment supporting the electrical infrastructure of the island. Fluor Corporation announced Dec. 6 that the company was awarded a second task order under its contract with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntsville Engineering Center to assist with the restoration and rebuilding of transmission and distribution lines in Puerto Rico.

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  16. Looking Back: December 7, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    ... Cook, now Mrs. Letitia Graham of Fairbanks, was at her desk at Ft. Kamehameha working for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The harbor of Pearl Harbor had been hit, Hickman Field was hit, the Army barracks only 100 yards from her home were hit. Dec. ...

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  17. Officials: Harvey recovery complicated by cost and lack of temporary housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Chron

    ... storm, citing the often lengthy approval process for mitigation projects as required by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. "There are certain things we can do at the local help to at least help," said Fort Bend County Precinct 3 Commissioner Andy ...

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  18. Nation 4 mins ago 4:23 p.m.Senators complain about slow pace of Asian carp studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | WHAS11

    A group of U.S. senators is urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers not to fall behind on a study of how a key waterway chokepoint could be used to keep Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes. The corps is considering ways to strengthen defenses against the invasive carp at the Brandon Road Lock and Dam near Joliet, Illinois.

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  19. Skagit River raged on Thanksgiving and now these homes are at risk of falling inRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... federal officials are discussing with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers ways to help Taxdahl and his neighbors Mark Harris and Valencia Moffatt, and Richard and Vicky Guidinger relocate or protect ...

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  20. Pa's Pumpkin Patch site could see 50 oil wells as Long Beach considers proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Wave

    ... Los Cerritos Wetlands Authority, the state Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Long Beach Planning Commission members are scheduled to make a recommendation to the City Council as to whether an oil company ...

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