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Photo of the Week: Park Rangers during the Audubon Christmas Bird Count at Caesar Creek Lake. (USACE photo by Sarah Howard)
The Louisville District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will hold their annual Open House on Thursday, 30 January 2020 from 8AM to 3:30PM EST at the Marriott Downtown, 280 W. Jefferson Street, Louisville, KY 40202.
The Public Affairs Office is pleased to share the November/December issue of the Falls City Engineer. Highlighted this month is our continued partnership with the Metropolitan Sewer District to restore the ecosystem of the Beargrass Creek watershed, the environmental cleanup of Nike C-32, the ribbon cutting for the Fort Knox Middle School addition and a recap of the visit to our district by our Great Lakes and Ohio River Division Commanding General, MG Bob Whittle.
Ohio River Lock and Dam 52 fixed weir demolition took place Aug. 21, 2019. With the completion of Olmsted Locks and Dam the concrete demolition of Locks and Dam 52 begins with the explosion of the fixed weir on the Kentucky side of the river. (USACE photo by Jack Sweeney)
The 2018 National Inventory of Dams (NID) is now available! All charts, queries and maps reflect the most current NID database. The NID was populated using the 116th Congressional District information. State and federal dam regulators provided their data from May to November 2018 for inclusion in the 2018 database.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and more than 360 million visits per year. Please be careful in and around the water because even strong swimmers drown. Check out this website to find valuable tips and resources that could save your life or the life of someone you care about.

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Public meeting to be held for Three Forks of Beargrass Creek Ecosystem Restoration Study
LOUISVILLE, KY. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers along with the project sponsor, Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD), will be hosting a public scoping meeting for the...
Symposium to Advance Ohio River Basin Strategy
Ohio River Basin stakeholders will have an opportunity to impact a basin-wide strategy document during an upcoming symposium. During this symposium, the Ohio River Basin Alliance (ORBA) will present a...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to host Rough River Lake Encroachment Resolution Plan update at public meetings Sept. 16th and Sept. 21st
9/3/2019 UPDATED
ROUGH RIVER LAKE, KY — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host two public meetings to update the public on the Rough River Lake Encroachment Resolution Plan (Plan).  Meetings will occur on Monday,...

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Louisville District honors life, legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
The Louisville District honored the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., during an event hosted by the Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) office Jan. 16, 2020, at the Romano Mazzoli Federal...
Familiar face steps into new role as emergency operations chief
George Minges, a familiar face in the Louisville District, has been named the new chief of emergency operations bringing with him more than 16 years of experience in geotechnical, project management,...
Public meeting held for Beargrass Creek Ecosystem Restoration study
12/11/2019 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District and the local project sponsor, Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD), hosted a public meeting, Nov. 14, 2019, for the...

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