US Army Corps of Engineers
New England District


New England News Releases

Corps seeks public comment on 6 projects applying for funding through New Hampshire’s In-Lieu Fee program
CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District is seeking public comment on 6 projects in the Merrimack River Service Area which have applied for funding through New...
Corps of Engineers supports paddlers on West River with white water releases in Jamaica, Townshend
CONCORD, Mass. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New England District, plans to release water from Ball Mountain Dam and Townshend Dam in Jamaica and Townshend, Vermont, on Saturday and Sunday,...
Corps of Engineers awards contract for East Access Road repairs at Union Village Dam in East Thetford
CONCORD, Mass. – A project to repair East Access Road at Union Village Dam in East Thetford, Vermont, will be completed under the terms of a $1,320,663.00 contract recently awarded by the U.S. Army...
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.
After sustaining damage during Winter Storm Juno in 2015, the Scituate Harbor North Jetty in Scituate, Massachusetts has been successfully repaired.
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 Lucarelli selected for ERDC University
VICKSBURG, Miss. -- When U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District Civil Engineer Brian Lucarelli visited the U. S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center’s Vicksburg campus in spring of...
USACE Buffalo, Detroit Districts complete 5-year study in Menominee AOC
9/6/2019 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Buffalo and Detroit Districts, along with Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), and Ecology and Environment, Inc. completed a - five year project from 2014...
Effective mentoring ensures bright future at Markland, Green River locks
Louisville District Commander Col. Antoinette Gant visited three navigation locks and dams July 24-25, 2019, recognizing team members and hearing about the successes and challenges faced at each site....
District Commander on the road (Part 4)
This is the fourth installment of Col. Zachary Miller’s recent road trip around the district. Another culvert project was the impetus for this stop. Bobby Carlyle from our Caruthersville Area Office...
Anti-Terrorism Awareness Proclamation Signing expresses unity with community
Vicksburg, Miss. (Aug. 9, 2019) – Col. Ivan Beckman conducted an Anti-Terrorism Awareness Proclamation Signing event August 5, 2019, to kick off Anti-Terrorism Awareness Month at the U.S. Army...


Rat Race participants paddle down the Miller River.  Tully Lake and Birch Hill Dam performed water releases for the popular local race.  200 paddlers participated and 500 spectators watched the event.
Clean up work at the Hatheway & Patterson Superfun site in Foxborough/Mansfield, Massachusetts, December 6, 2009.  The completed project was recently taken off the EPA's National Priorities List.
Cape Cod Canal Park Ranger Elisa Carey hosts a leaf presentation for the Junior Ranger Program.
West Hill Dam Park Rangers Ron Woodall and Viola Bramel speak to a student during a local fair.  West Hill Dam Junior Rangers who visit Corps Educational Booths or attend interpretative programs at the dam receive credit towards graduation.
Siberian Husky team running in the Fun Run at Franklin Falls Dam.
Aerial View of the restoration work at Bird Island in Massachusetts.
Engineers Week 2017
The New England District Ranger Color Guard pass over the Old North Bridge in Concord, Massachusetts during the town’s Patriot’s Day  parade, April 17, 2017.
Dredging operations at the New Bedford Harbor Superfund Site.
Cleanup at the Elizabeth Mine Superfund Project in November 2009.

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