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Archive: October, 2012

Army Corps of Engineers begins 24/7 reservoir control operation, puts flood teams on alert

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District, Reservoir Control Center began 24-hour operation Oct. 30. The District Emergency Operation Center has been activated and Emergency Managers have placed four flood teams for western Washington basins on alert. [Read More]
Published: Oct-30-12

USACE waives day-use fees at recreation areas on Veterans Day

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers  announced today that it will waive day-use fees for veterans, [Read More]
Published: Oct-22-12

Army Corps clearing vegetation to safeguard Renton’s Cedar River I-wall

SEATTLE – To safeguard the structural integrity of the Cedar River I-type floodwall, located near [Read More]
Published: Oct-17-12

Army Corps of Engineers to place sand near Westport South jetty

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will place about 30,000 cubic yards of sand at the Grays Harbor south jetty breach fill in Westhaven State Park near Westport, Wash., beginning Oct. 22. [Read More]
Published: Oct-16-12

Army Corps of Engineers to begin Snohomish River dredging Oct. 15

SEATTLE— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin maintenance dredging of the Snohomish River [Read More]
Published: Oct-12-12

Ecology, Cowlitz County, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers agree on joint environmental review of Millennium coal export proposal

Cowlitz County, the Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology), and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) have signed a formal agreement to jointly oversee the preparation of an environmental impact statement (EIS) for a proposal from Millennium Bulk Terminals - Longview, LLC (MBTL) to develop a coal export terminal at the site of the previous Reynolds aluminum smelter near Longview. [Read More]
Published: Oct-10-12