Tag: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
  • Harry S. Truman Lake to close Windsor Crossing Campground

    WARSAW, Mo. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Harry S. Truman Lake announce the permanent closure of Windsor Crossing Campground effective March 1, 2018.
  • McConnell holds ribbon cutting for $267 million in KC-46A facilities

    MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kan. — McConnell held a ribbon cutting ceremony Monday, Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. to signify completing the preparation for the arrival of the KC-46A Pegasus. After three years, 16 projects, more than 23 million pounds of steel and $267 million, McConnell stands ready to accept the KC-46A and pave the way for the future of air refueling. The Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, oversaw the construction and contracting.
  • Duck blind drawing set for Harry S. Truman Lake

    Warsaw, Mo.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Harry S. Truman Lake announce the 2016 duck blind drawing is Saturday, Aug. 27.
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers launches new water safety campaign: 'Life Jackets Worn... Nobody Mourns'

    Every year thousands of people in the United States mourn the loss of loved ones who could have survived if they had been wearing a life jacket while spending time on or near our nation’s waters. To heighten awareness for the use of life jackets, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) recently launched a new water safety campaign titled “Life Jackets Worn…Nobody Mourns.”
  • Corps Schedules Control Tower Tour

    MANHATTAN, Kan. — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tuttle Creek Lake invites the public to attend
  • President's Fiscal 2016 Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works released

    Washington (February 2, 2015) - The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2016 (FY 2016) includes $4.732 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps).
  • Confirmed collection of larval pallid sturgeon on the Missouri River

    KANSAS CITY, Mo., – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reports the discovery of the first two genetically-confirmed larval pallid sturgeon captured on the lower Missouri River near St. Louis. The two larval sturgeon were discovered as part of a sampling effort by the Missouri Department of Conservation.
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony to be held at Stockton Lake

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District has been making upgrades to the Stockton Power Plant since the beginning of 2010. A ceremony to commemorate the completion of the Stockton Power Plant Rehabilitation project will be held on January 7, 2015, at 1 p.m., at the power plant at Stockton Lake.
  • USACE invites public comment on environmental impact statement for new NGA facility

    SPRINGFIELD, Va.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, on behalf of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency will prepare an environmental impact statement for a new campus in the St. Louis area. The EIS will analyze potential construction and operation activities at four sites located in the St. Louis metropolitan area.
  • Public invited to meeting about Kansas Army Ammunition Plant

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The Kansas Army Ammunition Plant will host a Restoration Advisory Board meeting for local community members on Tuesday, December 2, 2014, at the Municipal Building, City Commission Room located at 112 South 17th Street, Parsons, Kan., from 6 to 8 p.m.