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Photo of the Week: A warm sunrise over Cecil. M Harden Dam in Rockville, Indiana. (USACE photo by Chris DeSmit)
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District’s Leadership Development Program Level II participants graduated Aug. 15, 2019, in a ceremony held at the Romano Mazzoli Federal Building in Louisville, Kentucky. This 11-month professional development program is designed to help mold the future leaders of the Louisville District and the Corps of Engineers.
Maj. Gen. Robert F. Whittle, Jr. took command of the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division, July 12, 2019, during a ceremony presided over by the 54th Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lt. Gen. Todd T. Semonite, in Cincinnati, Ohio.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District’s Leadership Development Program level 1 participants graduated from the program July 9, 2019, in a ceremony held at the Romano Mazzoli Federal Building in Louisville, Kentucky.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Green River Lake celebrated its 50th anniversary with an event held at the visitor center June 15, 2019, to commemorate the monumental occasion.
The July/August issue of The Falls City Engineers includes new stories about Green River Lake celebrating its 50th anniversary, pollinator habitat at Cannelton Locks and Dam, mentoring and more. Check out all the great things the Louisville District has been doing.
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

Symposium to Advance Ohio River Basin Strategy
9/5/2019
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,...
Contract awarded for Green River Dam Stilling Basin work
8/20/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District recently awarded a contract for minor maintenance work to the stilling basin at the tailwater of Green River Dam in Campbellsville, Kentucky. This

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District applauds 2019 LDP II grads
8/20/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District’s Leadership Development Program Level II participants graduated Aug. 15, 2019, in a ceremony held at the Romano Mazzoli Federal Building in...
PINK, BOOH provide insight to USACE contracting opportunities
8/9/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio River Division, Louisville District, in conjunction with the University of Louisville’s Women’s Center, hosted the PINK, also known as Procurement...
What's all the buzz at Green River Lake?
8/6/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Green River Lake office is the home of approximately 20,000 honey bees in the interpretive live beehive tree exhibit at their visitor center in Campbellsville,...

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Louisville District Photos

A warm sunrise over Cecil. M Harden Dam in Rockville, Indiana. (USACE photo by Chris DeSmit)
Lightning at Newburgh Locks and Dam
Butterfly at Barren River Lake
2019 LDP Level 2 Graduates
The still lake mirrors trees at Brier Creek on Nolin River Lake in Bee Spring, Ky.
A grey tree frog at Cave Run Lake
The James M. Keen wicket lifter is hard at work at Olmsted Locks and Dam in Olmsted, Illinois. (USACE photo by Casey Shultz)
Smithland Lock and Dam aerial
Park Ranger JD Tucker waits patiently as he, and fellow rangers, prepare to paint water safety messages on bridge piers around Rough River Lake.
A young lake visitor kayaks for the first time at Rough River Lake

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