Archive: 2012
  • Eagle Days at Smithville Lake

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Clay County Department of Parks and Recreation, and Missouri Department of Conservation invites the public to Eagle Days at Smithville Lake in Smithville, Mo., January 5-6.
  • Eagles Day at Perry Lake

    The 17th annual Eagles Day at Perry Lake will be Jan. 26, 2013 at the Perry American Legion, 410 Perry Place, Petty, Kan., from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Special drawing for raccoon trapping

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Perry Lake is having three special drawings to permit the live trapping of raccoons in Slough Creek, Rock Creek, and Longview parks in order to address an overabundance of raccoons in the area.
  • 2013 Annual Day Use Pass on sale now at Tuttle Creek Lake

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Tuttle Creek Lake has announced that the annual day use pass is now on sale
  • Woodson takes position with Corps in KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Cindy R. Woodson of Overland Park, Kan., has recently accepted a position with the Kansas City District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Obama administration announces new design, expanded content for

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— As part of President Obama’s initiative to fuel the economy and create jobs by promoting travel and tourism, the administration today announced a new design, improved navigation tools and expanded content for Recreation.Gov, the interagency website that guides visitors to 90,000 sites on federal lands such as national parks, wildlife refuges, waterways, forests and recreation areas.
  • Corps, City receive award; saves taxpayers $35 million

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Kansas City Mayor Sly James and Col. Anthony J. Hofmann, commander of the Kansas City District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, were presented with the Alphonse J. Dell’Isola Award for Outstanding Accomplishment in Construction by Strategic Value Solutions, Inc. during a presentation at the Richard Bolling Federal Building Nov. 28.
  • Public comment period open for Former Weldon Spring site

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The 88th Regional Support Command is initiating a 30-day public comment period from Dec. 1-31, 2012, to allow the public time to review and comment on the proposed action presented in the Draft Final Site Closure Documentation Report for Building S-28 at the Former Weldon Spring Ordnance Works.
  • Corps reminds of prohibited activities at Tuttle Creek

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.—With Tuttle Creek Lake at more than 11 feet below its normal pool elevation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers would like to remind the public of several activities that are prohibited on the newly-exposed lake bed.
  • Demonstration of security system at Truman Reservoir

    KANSAS CITY, MO — A demonstration of the applicability of non-lethal technologies for protection of dams and gated spillways from waterside attacks is scheduled to be conducted at the Harry S. Truman Reservoir the week of November 26-30, 2012.