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Photo of the Week: Siblings, wearing water safety frisbees, cheer on their father as he crosses the finish line at Rough River Lake's 10th Annual Dam Triathlon held August 8. (USACE photo by Adam Warren)
Motor vessel Jinx P. Smith hauling military vehicles locks through Olmsted Locks and Dam in Olmsted, Illinois. (USACE photo by Daniel Johnson)
A hazy sunrise over Taylorsville Lake's control tower in Taylorsville, Ky. (USACE photo by Dakota Kendall)
Falls City Engineer May/June 2020 is now available. This issue spotlights our change-of-command ceremony, the safety precautions in place as our recreational sites reopen, several of our teams and people being recognized for various awards, and much more.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) information relating to the US Army Corps of Engineers is available at the link below. Also, hear remarks by Army leadership, including Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, USACE Commanding General and 54th U.S. Army Chief of Engineers, specific to support by USACE to the national Coronavirus response at: https://facebook.com/DeptofDefense/videos/2643688735757461/
Highlights from the Louisville District include: Louisville District's flood fighting efforts (P19) Louisville District's article on DODEA schools. (P51) Louisville District's Andrew Fleming is on (P67) with the Hurricane Florence response
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that beginning Jan. 1, 2020, the agency’s Volunteer Clearinghouse website will no longer be operational. All future volunteer opportunities at USACE-managed recreation areas will be posted to only the federal interagency website www.volunteer.gov.
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.

Latest News Releases

Corps seeks input on Miami River Area Master Plan updates
7/10/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District is inviting the public to comment on the revised Master Plans for three lakes in the Miami River watershed in Ohio including: Caesar Creek Lake in...
Corps seeks input on Brookville Lake Master Plan update
7/10/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District is inviting the public to comment on the revised Master Plan for Brookville Lake in Brookville, Indiana. USACE is seeking comments and feedback...
Army Corps of Engineers reports an increase in adult drowning at its lake and river projects this summer
7/9/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that more than 30 people lost their lives to drowning in June at lake and river projects the agency manages. The June statistics represent a 47 percent...

Latest Stories

Safety precautions in place as Louisville District reopens rec sites
6/26/2020
As many of the Louisville District’s recreational areas, such as campgrounds and beaches, continue to reopen in alignment with state guidance, the district has put extra safety precautions in place to...
USACE delivers new hangar, fueling system for C-17s at Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station
6/12/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District, in partnership with the Baltimore and Pittsburgh districts, has recently completed two world-class projects for Airmen at the Pittsburgh Air...
District employee named Geospatial Professional of the Year
6/10/2020
Paul Deatrick, Louisville District Geographic Information Systems coordinator, was recently announced as the 2020 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Geospatial Professional of the Year. “Deatrick has...

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Louisville District Photos

Siblings cheer on their father at Rough River Lake's Dam Triathlon
M/V Jinx P. Smith locks through Olmsted Locks and Dam
Hazy sunrise over Taylorsville Lake
Sunset at Olmsted Locks and Dam
Bee at McAlpine Locks and Dam
Sunrise at Green River Lake
Change of Command Ceremony
Sunrise at Olmsted Locks and Dam
Sunrise fishing at Cave Run Lake
Sunset at John T. Myers Locks and Dam

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