SEATTLE – Intermittent closures of the pedestrian walkway at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is hosting a public meeting Aug. 27 in Priest River, Idaho, to inform the public on Albeni Falls Dam operations. Representatives from the Corps will discuss upcoming fall and winter operations, lake level coordination and review this year’s spring and summer operations.
The City of Redmond has paid an Administrative Penalty for failure to comply with the terms and conditions of a Department of the Army permit issued pursuant to Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. The Corps recently issued a penalty in the amount of $32,500 after the permit holder failed to comply with the terms and conditions of Nationwide Permit No. 27 for a Bear Creek restoration project.
Colonel John G. Buck assumed command of the Seattle District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, July 18, 2014. As District Commander, Buck oversees military construction in Washington, Idaho, Montana and Oregon. He also manages an extensive civil works engineering and construction mission in Washington, Idaho and Montana. His programs also include Historic Preservation of Historic Structures, and Hazardous, Toxic and Radioactive Waste cleanup. Seattle District manages half a billion dollars worth of work annually with a workforce of about 900 employees.