US Army Corps of Engineers
Seattle District

News Releases By Month

  • Corps of Engineers wrapping up work near Tokeland

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, completed work responding to a request for assistance from the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe to help with the tribe’s efforts to repair a flood risk reduction berm near Tokeland, Washington. This assistance was part of an extension to the emergency declaration made last month.
  • Corps team again assisting with coastal repair request

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials extended an emergency declaration January 8 supporting a December Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe request for assistance to stabilize a flood risk reduction berm near Tokeland, Washington.
  • Chittenden Locks large chamber resumes full operations

    The Hiram M. Chittenden locks large chamber resumed full operations 4:30 p.m. December 23.
  • Corps of Engineers wrapping up work at Tokeland

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, has completed work responding to a request for assistance from the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe to help with the tribe’s efforts to repair a flood risk reduction berm near Tokeland, Washington.
  • Chittenden Locks large chamber closed

    SEATTLE - The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks large chamber is closed to all marine traffic because of electrical issues.
  • Chittenden Locks large chamber limited to half lockages

    SEATTLE-The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks large chamber is limited to half lockages because of a malfunction with one of the miter gates.
  • Army Corps flood team supports tribal coastal repair request

    A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, team will work through the weekend in response to a Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribes request for assistance to help with the tribe’s ongoing flood risk reduction efforts near Tokeland, Washington.
  • Corps of Engineers sends flood team to Tokeland

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, is responding to a request for assistance from the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe to help with the tribe’s ongoing efforts to repair a flood risk reduction berm near Tokeland, Washington.
  • Corps of Engineers to assist Shoalwater Bay Tribe

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District commander has declared an emergency December 17, in response to a request for assistance from the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe. The request is to augment the tribe’s efforts to stabilize the Federally authorized flood risk reduction berm near the town of Tokeland, Washington.
  • Meeting January 15 for Tacoma Harbor Navigation Improvement draft report

    A public meeting is scheduled for January 15 about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Tacoma Harbor Navigation Improvement Project draft feasibility report and draft environmental assessment. Sessions begin at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. at the Moore Branch of the Tacoma Public Library in Tacoma, Washington.