Col. Christopher Barron, New England District Commander, entered into an education partnership agreement with MassBay Community College, May 26, 2015.  Col. Barron and John O’Donnell, President of MassBay Community College signed the agreement at the Wellesley, Massachusetts Campus.
New England District, MassBay Sign Educational Agreement
Col. Christopher Barron, New England District Commander, entered into an education partnership agreement with MassBay Community College, May 26, 2015. Col. Barron and John O’Donnell, President of MassBay Community College signed the agreement at the Wellesley, Massachusetts Campus.
The New England District’s Equal Employment Opportunity Office hosted its annual Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month event, May 28 in the Concord Park Theater.  The Army theme for the 2015 observance was, “Many Cultures, One Voice:  Promote Equality and Inclusion.”

This year’s keynote speaker was Mayor Lisa Wong of Fitchburg, Massachusetts.  She was first elected in November 2007 and is currently serving her fourth term.
Asian American/Pacific Islander Celebration at USACE New England
The New England District’s Equal Employment Opportunity Office hosted its annual Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month event, May 28 in the Concord Park Theater. The Army theme for the 2015 observance was, “Many Cultures, One Voice: Promote Equality and Inclusion.”
Work is now completed at the Bearskin Neck Jetty in Rockport, Massachusetts.
Bearskin Neck Jetty repair work
Repair work to the Bearskin Neck Stone Jetty in Rockport, Massachusetts is complete. “Despite being hit with a harsh winter that included Winter Storm Juno, field work was completed on the Bearskin Neck Jetty repairs, Rockport, Mass., two days before Memorial Day Weekend,” said Project Manager Stephen Dunbar.

Who We Are

New England District is responsible for managing the Corps' civil works and military program responsibilities in a 66,000-square-mile region encompassing the six New England states east of the Lake Champlain drainage basin.

The region has:

  • 6,100 miles of coastline
  • 171 harbors with Corps improvements
  • 13 deep draft commercial waterways
  • 13 major river basins
  • thousands of miles of rivers and streams

The District employs about 500 professional civilian employees, with several military officers serving in key management positions. Seventy-five percent of the staff is stationed at the Concord, Mass., headquarters, while the others serve at Corps projects and area offices throughout the region.

The missions of the New England District are many and varied. They include:

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Latest News Releases

Public comments on Corps’ Proposed Plan for South Beach formerly used defense site on Martha’s Vineyard due by July 17

CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, with assistance from the
Published: 7/2/2015

Public comments on Corps’ Proposed Plan for Tisbury Great Pond formerly used defense site due by July 17

CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, with assistance from the
Published: 7/2/2015

Corps of Engineers awards $418,990 contract for renovation project at CRREL in Hanover

CONCORD, Mass. – A renovation project at the Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory
Published: 7/1/2015

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Year In Review

Cover of the 2014 Year In Review of the Yankee Engineer depicting a tall ship docked in the Cape Cod Canal.