Announcements

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District Recreation Sites Mask Policy

The mask policy at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District recreation sites and facilities is based on local and state-specific guidance and requirements. Visitors to our parks and facilities need to ensure they are following the latest applicable local and state guidance.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to resume collection of day use recreation fees October 1

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will resume the collection of fees at its day use recreation areas beginning October 1. Fee collections were suspended earlier this year when recreation areas were closed due to COVID-19 precautions. 

Coronavirus Information

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To keep up-to-date on the latest coronavirus information from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, please visit: https://www.usace.army.mil/coronavirus

New England News Releases

USACE seeks comments on proposed project work in Old Saybrook, Connecticut
9/7/2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States from Knollwood Beach Association Inc.for proposed work in waters of...
USACE seeks comments on proposed project work in BOEM lease area off Rhode Island coast
9/2/2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States, navigable waters, and the Outer Continental Shelf from...
Maine DOT seeks USACE permit for proposed project work in Trenton, Maine
8/24/2022
 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District received a permit application to conduct work in waters of the United States from the Maine Department of Transportation for proposed work in an...
Local bird watchers descended upon West Hill Dam armed with pen, paper and a few binoculars to participate in West Hill Dam’s annual Backyard Bird Count.
Construction of the System Management Engineering Facility (SMEF), the 40,000 square foot, 2-story addition, is well underway and progressing rapidly.
For vessels wanting to enter Plymouth waters, dredging to remove shoals from the Plymouth Harbor federal navigation project in Massachusetts is currently underway and on schedule.

News From Around the Corps

Pittsburgh District’s construction projects bring diversity of demand for Neville Island engineering team
9/7/2022
The construction office for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District operates in a fast-paced environment, moving from one project to the next without a pause, while juggling several jobs...
Returning to his hometown, Harry Lightsey plans for the future of SC
9/21/2022
Harry Lightsey has returned to his hometown of Columbia, S.C., with a wealth of knowledge and experience, which he hopes will benefit South Carolinians. Lightsey, a little over a year into his role as...
Gathright Dam pulse release set for September 21
9/16/2022
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Norfolk District will conduct a pulse release at Gathright Dam, near Covington, Va., on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 beginning at approximately 6 a.m...

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