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February, 2018


Corps to establish local advisory board to coordinate investigation of Gould Island former defense site

CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, is working with the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and surrounding area to establish a Restoration Advisory Board (RAB) to support the upcoming Corps of Engineers environmental investigation activities at Gould Island in [Read More]
Published: Feb-21-18

White's Bass River Marine LLC seeks Corps of Engineers permit for work at marina in West Dennis

CONCORD, Mass. – White's Bass River Marine LLC, doing business as Bass River Marina, is seeking a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District to conduct work in waters of the U.S. in conjunction with proposed work at Bass River Marina located on the Bass River (Horsefoot Cove) [Read More]
Published: Feb-20-18

Dredging anticipated to start in spring 2018: Corps of Engineers awards contract to conduct Boston Harbor improvement dredging in Boston

CONCORD, Mass. – Improvement dredging of portions of the Boston Harbor Federal Navigation Project main ship channel in Boston, Mass., will be conducted under the terms of a $122,223,000.00 contract issued recently by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District. Work will be accomplished [Read More]
Published: Feb-20-18

President’s FY19 budget for Corps in New England would continue operations, fund Boston Harbor deep draft improvements

CONCORD, Mass. – With the release of the President’s Budget for fiscal year 2019 for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works on Feb. 12, 2018, the Corps’ New England District looks forward to continued operations and funding in fiscal year 2019 that starts on Oct. 1, 2018.   In Connecticut, the [Read More]
Published: Feb-13-18

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers supports the administration’s Infrastructure Initiative

Washington (February 12, 2018) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers fully supports the administration’s Infrastructure Initiative that was announced today to address the needs of the nation’s infrastructure. Underperformance is evident across many sectors of infrastructure.  The traditional civil [Read More]
Published: Feb-12-18

President's Fiscal 2019 Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works Program released

Washington (February 12, 2018) - The President’s Budget for Fiscal Year 2019 (FY 2019) includes $4.785 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. "The Fiscal Year 2019 Civil Works budget for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reflects the [Read More]
Published: Feb-12-18

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers publishes request for proposals for beneficial use of dredged materials

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today published in the Federal Register its request for proposals for beneficial use of dredged material pilot projects pursuant to Section 1122 of the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2016, Beneficial Use of Dredged Material. [Read More]
Published: Feb-09-18

Town of Dartmouth seeks Corps of Engineers permit to reconstruct the Dartmouth Maritime Center

CONCORD, Mass. – The town of Dartmouth is seeking a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District to conduct work in waters of the U.S. in conjunction with reconstructing the Dartmouth Maritime Center in Dartmouth, Mass. This work is proposed in Apponagansett Bay at 0 Water [Read More]
Published: Feb-06-18