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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/
Photo of the Week: Foggy morning at Taylorsville Lake in Taylorsville, Ky. (USACE photo by Dakota Kendall)
A tow moves through McAlpine's north chamber during sunrise in Louisville, Ky. (USACE photo by Dewey Takacy)
The Public Affairs Office is pleased to share the 2020 January/February issue of the Falls City Engineer. This month’s issue is packed with outstanding stories to spotlight our continued success delivering the program, as well as recognizing the extraordinary contributions of others throughout the district.
The February 2020 edition of The Corps Environment highlights Environmental Operating Principle 6: "Leverage scientific, economic and social knowledge to understand the environmental context and effects of Corps of Engineers actions in a collaborative manner." It features commentary from Stacey Brown, chief, Planning and Policy Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; and includes articles promoting marine diversity; agency partnerships; protecting sensitive ecosystems; resource efficiency managers; munition removal; analyzing land for environmental concerns; flood control projects; and more.
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

UPDATED: Corps to close day use recreational areas, postpone campground openings
3/17/2020
In the interest of public safety due to COVID-19 concerns, and in accordance with Center for Disease Control recommendations, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District will be closing all...
Corps to close day use recreational areas, postpone campground openings
3/16/2020
UPDATED:Corps to close day use recreational areas, postpone campground openingsLOUISVILLE, KY –In the interest of public safety due to COVID-19 concerns, and in accordance with Center for Disease...
Public workshop for William H. Harsha Lake Master Plan canceled
3/13/2020
LOUISVILLE, KY –In the interest of public safety due to COVID-19 concerns, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District is canceling the public workshop for the William H. Harsha Lake Master...

Latest Stories

U.S. Army Reserve praises district environmental program
2/13/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District environmental team recently received positive feedback from the U.S. Army Reserve Headquarters for their continued successful execution of USAR’s...
Louisville District shares proposed plan for Raco Army Airfield project
2/7/2020
The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District held a public meeting Feb. 4, to give the community and other stakeholders an opportunity to review and comment on the Proposed Plan for the...
Louisville District hosts annual open house
2/3/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District held its annual open house Jan. 30 at the Marriott Hotel, in Louisville, Kentucky.The event included presentations by district leaders followed by...

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Louisville District Photos

Foggy morning at Taylorsville Lake
March lilies at Rough River Lake
A beautiful day at Barren River Lake in Glasgow, Ky.
March sunrise at McAlpine Locks and Dam
Nolin River Lake's natural beauty
A barge locks through Smithland Locks and Dam
Winter Wonderland
Falls City Engineer Jan/Feb 2020 issue
The evening sky at Olmsted Locks and Dam
Frozen waterfall at Rough River Lake

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