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Kansas Department of Corrections

Background: Kansas Department of Corrections is a non-federal levee in Leavenworth County, Kansas, and experienced significant damage during the 2019 Flood Event.  (Breach, Overtopping, Levee Slope Slides, Grass Kill)

Current Action: Contract award.


Direct Assistance Repair                                                                



Contract Amount


Contract Award


Construction Start


Estimated Completion

Fall 2020









Next Steps: 

The Kansas City District continues to prioritize levee rehabilitation to repair damages incurred during 2019 historic flooding throughout the region. We are also committed to providing on-site quality assurance to awarded construction contracts all while practicing social distancing as long as necessary. 

Challenging weather conditions may result in project delays.

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