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Photo of the Week: A spider web found in the early morning at Caesar Creek Lake's wetland and prairie project in Waynesville, Ohio. (USACE photo by Sarah Howard)
The Falls City Engineer July/August 2020 is now available. This issue spotlights our projects, people and much more. Read to find out what the district has been up to the last two months.
Motor vessel Jinx P. Smith hauling military vehicles locks through Olmsted Locks and Dam in Olmsted, Illinois. (USACE photo by Daniel Johnson)
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:
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
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
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
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
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

Public meetings in virtual environment: Meeting CERCLA milestones for FUDS projects
For environmental cleanup projects, public involvement is required at specific stages of response actions by the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act...
Gate replacement progresses at McAlpine Locks and Dam
Work continues on the north lock chamber of McAlpine Locks and Dam on the Ohio River in Louisville, Kentucky, as part of the $30 million miter gate replacement project. The five-month closure of the...
Louisville District employees adjust to new norm
Like most businesses and organizations across the country, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District continues to adjust to the new norm in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. In early...

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Louisville District Photos

Spider web at Caesar Creek Lake
Sunrise at Green River Lake
Sunrise at Olmsted Locks and Dam
Kayaking at Rough River Lake
Sunrise at Cannelton Locks and Dam
Picnic Area at Cave Run Lake
Aerial of Cave Run Lake Dam
Rosy maple moth at Green River Lake
Siblings cheer on their father at Rough River Lake's Dam Triathlon
M/V Jinx P. Smith locks through Olmsted Locks and Dam

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