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  • Army Corps of Engneers waives day-use fees on National Public Lands Day, Sept. 29

    WASHINGTON – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today that it will waive day-use
  • Local professional recognized as Army's Small Business Specialist of the Year

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— A Kansas City man with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District was recently selected and presented with a national award given by the U.S. Army for his efforts in the arena of Small Business.
  • Overflow occurred at former ordnance plant, no indication of health or environmental concerns

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers experienced an overflow of the groundwater treatment system at the Former Nebraska Ordnance Plant Site on Saturday, Sept. 1, and lasted less than 24 hours at the main treatment plant located at 905 County Road 6, in Ashland, Neb.
  • KANOPOLIS LAKE - Special muzzleloader deer hunt scheduled for Kanopolis Lake

    MARQUETTE, Kan.– The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Kanopolis Lake will host its special muzzleloader deer hunt on Corps of Engineers land on the backside (east) side of the dam. The hunt, a muzzleloader only hunt event, will allow hunters that have a hunter education certificate or valid hunting licenses, to be drawn from a pool of applicants to hunt at the assigned area. Hunters are required to carry a “special hunt” permit issued by the Corps of Engineers and follow all Kansas statutes. Normally, hunting below the dam at Kanopolis Lake is limited to shotgun and archery methods only.
  • Firewood Ban

    Beginning Aug. 31, 2012, visitors can not transport firwood to Perry Lake that did not originate from Jefferson County, Kan.
  • Corps deploys to assist barges on Missouri River

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District has deployed Corps personnel and equipment assets to assist several barges recently halted on the Missouri River in close proximity to River Mile 41 in St. Charles County near Chesterfield, Mo.
  • Level of protection restored to flood-damaged levees

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.— The Kansas City District U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has restored a level of protection to levees enrolled in the Public Law 84-99 program that were damaged during the Missouri River flooding in 2011.
  • KANOPOLIS LAKE - Waterfowl Blind Permit Drawing

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Kanopolis Lake will be hosting its annual waterfowl blind permit drawing, Saturday September 8, 2012 at 1:30 P.M. The drawing will be conducted at the Kanopolis Lake U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Information Center at 105 Riverside Drive Marquette KS, 67464. The drawing will be at random to determine the order of site selection and permit application. There will be 25 blind sites available. Permit applicants must be at least 12 years of age on the day of the drawing. Two members per household may be allowed to draw. For more information, contact the Kanopolis Project Office at (785)-546-2294.
  • HILLSDALE LAKE - National Public Lands Day - Fish Habitat Project

    On Sept. 28-29, the Corps of Engineers and the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism will be constructing fish habitat.
  • TRUMAN LAKE: Corps to hold annual hunt for persons with disabilities

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Harry S. Truman Lake and The Masonic Lodge #653 will host the 23rd Annual Truman Lake Managed Deer Hunt for persons with physical disabilities Nov. 3 and 4 at Shawnee Bend and Berry Bend Parks.