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Mississippi Valley Division Awards Day

The Mississippi Valley Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, held its annual awards ceremony June 5, 2014. [Read More]
Published: Jun-05-14

Kem appointed to Mississippi River Commission

Brigadier General John S. Kem has been appointed by President Obama to serve on the Mississippi River Commission. Brig. Gen. Kem serves as the commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Northwestern Division, a position he has held since July 2013. [Read More]
Published: Jun-03-14

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. [Read More]
Published: Mar-17-14

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. [Read More]
Published: Mar-05-14

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. [Read More]
Published: Feb-28-14

FEMA Accredits Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System (HSDRRS)

Yesterday, the Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) accredited the greater New Orleans Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System (HSDRRS). The federal levee system will be represented on the new Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) as reducing risk within Jefferson, Orleans, St. Bernard, St. Charles and Plaquemines parishes. [Read More]
Published: Feb-21-14

Moore selected as new MVD chief of Real Estate Division and lead for Upper Mississippi District Support Team

Mark Moore was selected as the Mississippi Valley Division’s (MVD) Regional Chief of Real Estate and Lead for the District Support Team (Upper Mississippi) for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. His job duties include serving as the regional expert for Real Estate issues, and he is responsible for managing civil works projects for MVD’s three northern districts; St. Louis, Rock Island, and St. Paul. [Read More]
Published: Nov-08-13

Mike Turner selected as chief of Business Technical Division

Mr. Michael A. Turner was recently selected as deputy director of the Regional Business Directorate and chief of the Business Technical Division for the Mississippi Valley Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. [Read More]
Published: Nov-04-13

RDML Gerd F. Glang appointed to Miss. River Commission

Rear Admiral Gerd F. Glang has been officially appointed as a member of the Mississippi River Commission by President Barack Obama. [Read More]
Published: Nov-04-13

Change of Command for Mississippi Valley Division

In a formal change of command ceremony, Major General John W. Peabody will transfer command of the Mississippi Valley Division, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, to Brigadier General Peter A. “Duke” DeLuca, Tuesday, September 24. The ceremony will be officiated by the Corps' Chief of Engineers, Lieutenant General Thomas Bostick, and will take place at 10:00 a.m. in the Vicksburg Convention Center. [Read More]
Published: Sep-17-13
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