US Army Corps of Engineers
Seattle District

CORONA VIRUS INFORMATION

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) https://coronavirus.gov

What the US Army Corps of Engineers is Doing  https://www.usace.army.mil/Coronavirus/

 

SEATTLE DISTRICT CLOSURE INFORMATION

In accordance with public health guidance, the Seattle District closed visitor centers and other gathering spots to support efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is committed to doing its part to help keep our city and region healthy and combat the further spread of COVID-19.

Hiram M. Chittenden Locks

The Locks are closed to all pedestrian traffic until further notice. Locks operations for maritime traffic will not be affected. As a reminder, the large chamber is closed to all marine traffic for the Stoney Gate Valve Project through 4 p.m. April 4.

Chief Joseph Dam

The visitor center is closed and tours are suspended

Mud Mountain Dam

The park is closed. This includes picnic pavilions, water park and public restrooms

Albeni Falls Dam

All public tours and interpretive programs are suspended.

Seattle District officials will monitor the situation at all locations and reopen when deemed safe.

SEATTLE DISTRICT CORONAVIRUS NEWS RELEASES

  • Hiram M. Chittenden Locks closing pedestrian gates to all visitors

    Due to the changing environment in regards to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and aligning with other local government agencies, the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks will be closing all the pedestrian gates to visitors and commuters effective March 17 at 9:00 p.m. This includes the north gate near Northwest 54th street and the south gate near West Commodore Way.
  • Chief Joseph Dam visitor center closed due to coronavirus

    Chief Joseph Dam is closing its visitor center to the public effective March 14 through April 13, following the lead of Federal and state health and government officials as a measure to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus in our community.
  • Albeni Falls Dam visitor center closed due to coronavirus

    Albeni Falls Dam is closing its visitor center to the public effective March 14 through April 13, following the lead of Federal and state health and government officials as a measure to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus in our community.