US Army Corps of Engineers
Kansas City District

Corps continues to closely monitor flood conditions

Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Published March 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 and disseminate flooding information both internally and externally.

The Corps continues to closely monitor the situation and reiterates that during this flood event that the public remain vigilant and aware of their surroundings. 

The Corps is currently providing direct and technical assistance to local levee owners and operators and has dispatched liaison teams to work with both the Kansas Department of Emergency Management and the Missouri State Emergency Management Agency. The assistance includes providing sandbags and sandbag filling machines.

The Kansas City District is a team of dedicated professionals with a strong heritage and proven results who, in collaboration with our partners, proudly serve in the Heartland providing leadership, technical excellence, and innovative solutions to the nation's most complex problems.


Contact
Kansas City District Public Affairs
(816) 389-3486
CENWK-PA@usace.army.mil
Kansas City, Mo.
or
David Kolarik
david.s.kolarik@usace.army.mil

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