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Missouri River Levee System 500R

Background: The Missouri River Levee System 500R is a federal levee in Doniphan County, Kansas, and experienced significant damage during the 2019 Flood Event.  

Current Action: Contract awarded.



Direct Assistance Repair                                                                



Contract Amount


Contract Award


Construction Start

August 2020

Estimated Completion










Next Steps: Levee repairs on the Missouri River will not be completed prior to the 2020 Spring Flood Season. Some communities along the river will have an elevated flood risk.

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