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All summer long the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks hosts free concerts by local musicians.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic lunch and enjoy the sights and sounds.  Check out the calendar to plan your visit.
Attend free concerts this summer at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
All summer long the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks hosts free concerts by local musicians. Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic lunch and enjoy the sights and sounds. Check out the calendar to plan your visit.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District,is constructing a helicopter maintenance hangar for UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters at Joint Base Lewis McChord's 16th Combat Aviation Brigade unit. The $37.4 million construction contract was awarded in August 2014 to Archer Western Federal JV, and is approximately 20 percent complete and is scheduled to be completed May 2016.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord helicopter maintenance hangar construction is underway
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District,is constructing a helicopter maintenance hangar for UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters at Joint Base Lewis McChord's 16th Combat Aviation Brigade unit. The $37.4 million construction contract was awarded in August 2014 to Archer Western Federal JV, and is approximately 20 percent complete and is scheduled to be completed May 2016.
(Right) Col. John G. Buck, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, joined U.S. Senator Patty Murray (middle) and Gray's Harbor Executive Director Gary Nelson for the ceremonial signing of the Grays Harbor Navigation Improvement Project May 26 at the USACE Seattle District Headquarters.  The Project Partnership Agreement allows the project to begin construction later this fall.
Grays Harbor Navigation Improvement Project’s Project Partnership Agreement signed
(Right) Col. John G. Buck, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, joined U.S. Senator Patty Murray (middle) and Gray's Harbor Executive Director Gary Nelson for the ceremonial signing of the Grays Harbor Navigation Improvement Project May 26 at the USACE Seattle District Headquarters. The Project Partnership Agreement allows the project to begin construction later this fall.

Latest News Releases

Army Corps of Engineers repairing Lord Hill Levee in Snohomish

7/28/2015
The Lord Hill levee near the City of Snohomish in Snohomish County is getting a makeover when U.S.

Corps of Engineers to start inner Grays Harbor maintenance dredging by July 25

7/20/2015
SEATTLE – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ contractor is scheduled to begin annual maintenance dredging of the federal navigation channel in Grays Harbor Inner Harbor by July 25.

Public review and comment of proposed Tesoro Savage terminal work opens July 2

7/2/2015
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking public review and comment on a proposal by Tesoro Savage Petroleum Terminal, LLC, to construct an oil export terminal located in the Columbia River at the Port of Vancouver, in Clark County, Washington. Comments will be accepted July 2 – Aug. 1, 2015.

Chittenden Locks to close 5 hours June 30 for saltwater drain inspection

6/29/2015
SEATTLE – The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Ballard will close to all marine traffic 8 to 11 a.m. for the small locks and an additional two hours, until 1 p.m., June 30 for a monthly saltwater drain screen structure inspection.

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