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ST. PAUL DISTRICT - Minneapolis locks closed to recreational vessels due to high Mississippi flows

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, closed its three Twin Cities locks to recreational boats today due to increasing high water flows in the Mississippi River.
Published: 4/11/2014

VICKSBURG DISTRICT - Corps’ Engineer Searches for World War II Munitions While on Super Storm Sandy Deployment

Corps’ Vicksburg District team member, Derek Kendrick, recently returned from a four-month deployment in support of Super Storm Sandy Beach Re-Nourishment project in Long Branch, New Jersey.
Published: 4/8/2014

ST. LOUIS DISTRICT - 36th Annual Old Greenville Black Power Rendezvous This Weekend at Wappapello Lake

All roads in southeast Missouri will lead to the Greenville Recreation Area at Wappapello Lake on April 12 and 13, 2014, for the 36th Annual Old Greenville Black Powder Rendezvous.
Published: 4/8/2014

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Mississippi River Commission schedules high-water inspection trip

The Mississippi River Commission will conduct its annual high-water inspection trip on the Mississippi River April 7-11, 2014. Four public meetings have been scheduled aboard the Motor Vessel MISSISSIPPI in selected towns along the river so commission members have the opportunity to meet with local partners, stakeholders and residents and hear their concerns, ideas and issues.
Published: 3/17/2014

President's 2015 Civil Works Budget for Mississippi Valley Division focuses on improving nation’s economic growth

The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2015 has been released and included $825 million in funding for the civil works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mississippi Valley Division.
Published: 3/5/2014

MEDIA ADVISORY - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Fiscal 2015 Civil Works budget press conference scheduled

The United States Army Corps of Engineers’ press conference to release details of President Obama’s Fiscal 2015 Budget for the Army’s Civil Works program is scheduled for Tuesday, March 4, from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Published: 2/28/2014