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Corps of Engineers urge caution when recreating this winter. Click link to learn more. https://youtu.be/kw7lUn5bCLw
Corps of Engineers urge caution this winter
Do you know what might happen if you were exposed to cold water? Before heading outdoors, make a plan, pack accordingly and know the risks. Click link below to learn more.
Check back often for new federal agricultural leasing opportunities throughout four states.
Agriculture Leasing Opportunities
Check the link often for new federal agricultural leasing opportunities throughout four states.
The Kansas City District urges all hunters to wear proper attire and be very conscious of their surroundings. Here a hunter works with a hunting dog.
Hunting season safety urged for hunters and outdoor enthusiasts
The Kansas City District urges all hunters to wear proper attire and be very conscious of their surroundings. For the top five rules to follow, read the article linked here.
What makes the Kansas City District stand out? Here's a snapshot of recent accomplishments for the Nation.
Value to the Nation
What makes the Kansas City District stand out? Here's a snapshot of recent accomplishments for the Nation.
Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, the 54th Chief of Engineers and Commanding General of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers greeted Arthur Saulsberry, Small Business Deputy for the Kansas City District, as Northwestern Division Commander Brig. Gen. Pete Helmlinger, looks on after a Town Hall Meeting in Kansas City October 24, 2018. To the center and to the right of Lt. Gen. Semonite is Chief of the Kansas City District Construction Division, Bob Kreienheder.
Heartland Corps Small Business Deputy recognized for successes
Kansas City District's Small Business Deputy, Arthur Saulsberry, was recognized by the Northwestern Division as the division nominee for the Small Business Deputy of the Year. “Arthur’s many contributions to the success of the Small Business Program reflect great honor not only upon himself, but also the district, the Northwestern Division and the Corps of Engineers as an enterprise,” said Col. Doug Guttormsen, commander, Kansas City District
Operations Manager Jim Sandberg (left) shakes the hand of Lonnie Murrell, of Warsaw, Mo., while presenting an ‘Act of Heroism” award to him. Mr. Murrell’s vigilance and quick action, led to him picking up two men who had been stranded in the water after a boating accident for more than 45 minutes.
Murrell honored by Corps for ‘Act of Heroism’ at Truman Lake
Operations Manager Jim Sandberg (left) shakes the hand of Lonnie Murrell, of Warsaw, Mo., while presenting an ‘Act of Heroism” award to him. Mr. Murrell’s vigilance and quick action, led to him picking up two men who had been stranded in the water after a boating accident for more than 45 minutes.

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Courtesy Docks Pulled on Truman Lake

12/14/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers pulled courtesy docks at Corps managed boat ramps on Truman Lake. To reduce maintenance cost and to alleviate potential damage for icy conditions, courtesy docks have been pulled for the water at Truman Lake Corps of Engineers boat ramps during the Months of December and January. With this reductions in amenities offered, no day use fees will be collected during this timeframe. This action alleviates the need to monitor dock conditions during fluctuating lake levels and allows limited staff to concentrate on backlogged maintenance items. Project personnel plan to install courtesy docks at customary locations on or after February 1, 2019, or as lake conditions permit.

Corps to host Eagle Days event at Smithville Lake

12/6/2018
SMITHVILLE, Mo.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invites the public to Smithville Lake’s 24th Annual Eagle Days in Smithville, Mo., Jan. 5 and 6, 2019. The two-day event is highlighted by live predatory bird programs hosted by Operation Wildlife on Saturday at 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2 p.m. and Sunday at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2 p.m. at the Paradise Pointe Golf Course Complex. Several other vendors will participate Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Sunday from 10:30 a.m.to 3:30 p.m. Eagle viewing stations with spotting scopes and agency personnel will be available to help visitor's view live eagles in the wild.

Corps of Engineers urge caution when recreating this winter

12/4/2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District urge caution when recreating on or near water this winter. No matter the season, water safety is a year-round concern. We want to remind you that safety is for all seasons.

Corps of Engineers at Tuttle Creek Lake host Eagle Day January 5, 2019

11/28/2018
MANHATTAN, Kan. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tuttle Creek Lake will host Tuttle Creek Eagle Day, Saturday, January 5, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The event begins at the fire station located on the corner of Denison and Kimball Avenues in Manhattan, Kan.


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