Tag: Seattle Distinct
  • Army Corps flood teams complete three flood fight projects

    Flood teams from the Seattle District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, have completed three projects in the last 24 hours. Engineers finished strengthening a section of the Lost River Levee and the Mazama Levee in Mazama, Washington, and completed raising a section of Rodeo Track Road at the request of the Colville Confederated Tribes.
  • Corps authorizes Lyman floodplain study

    SEATTLE – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials approved a Flood Plain Management Study for the town of Lyman, Washington, and provided the Seattle District $40,000 to complete it. Three Lyman homes were deemed unsafe by local officials in November following erosion along the Skagit River during a flood November 23-25. Town and Skagit County officials requested Corps of Engineers’ assistance during the flood but public infrastructure was not threatened, a requirement for USACE aid.
  • Corps of Engineers to start Grays Harbor Outer Harbor maintenance dredging April 10

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin annual Grays Harbor maintenance dredging in the Outer Harbor April 10, utilizing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ hopper dredge vessel Yaquina.
  • Corps of Engineers begins Lake Washington annual summer refill

    SEATTLE – U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials began Lake Washington’s annual summer refill operations Feb. 18.