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Join USACE Kansas City District to celebrate Earth Day 2019 at the Topeka Zoo
4/18/2019
The Kansas City District will be at the 2019 Earth Day Celebration at the Topeka Zoo on Saturday, 20 April. We will be highlighting our work to monitor and assist in the recovery of the federally...
Corps recognizes National Bat Appreciation Day
4/16/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Kansas City District celebrates National Bat Appreciation Day on April 17, 2019. “Bats are an important part of our natural world,” said David Hoover, Kansas City...
Partners host youth turkey hunt at Stockton Lake
4/8/2019
STOCKTON, Mo. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Stockton Lake, National Wild Turkey Federation and Stockton Lions Club partnered to host the 7th annual Youth Managed Turkey Hunt on April 6-7, 2019...
Corps of Engineers to increase releases at Harry S. Truman Dam
4/1/2019
WARSAW, Mo. – The Kansas City District, Corps of Engineers will begin to release water stored behind Harry S. Truman Dam and increase flows as river levels at Hermann, Missouri continue to decline....
Kansas City District response to Missouri River flooding
3/19/2019
We have four Mobile Liaison Teams in the field providing technical assistance to 12 levee owners and operator in Missouri and Kansas. We have distributed over 400,000 sandbags, have more than 4...
Corps continues to closely monitor flood conditions
3/15/2019
The Kansas City District Emergency Operations Center is currently operating at a Level 2 partial activation. This level represents a partial activation and is designed to collect, evaluate, interpret...
Tuttle Creek Lake officials expecting continued lake level rise
3/15/2019
Officials at the Tuttle Creek Lake project want stakeholders – residents, neighbors and area officials – to be aware the of the reason and need for retaining more water than usual for this time of...
Truman Dam functioning as designed: Open House Wednesday, March 13
3/11/2019
Harry S. Truman dam is functioning as designed and is not currently at risk of a structural failure or overtopping. There are no anticipated changes to routine operations and maintenance activities...
Corps to Host Dam Safety Open House at Truman Lake Visitors Center
3/7/2019
The Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a community open house Wednesday, March 13, 2019, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Harry S. Truman Dam Visitors Center, located at Truman...
Youth turkey hunt scheduled at Stockton Lake
3/6/2019
STOCKTON, Mo. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Stockton Lake, National Wild Turkey Federation and Stockton Lions Club are accepting applications through March 20 for the 7th Annual Youth Managed...