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New England News Releases

Corps seeks public comment on 6 projects applying for funding through New Hampshire’s In-Lieu Fee program
9/17/2019
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
9/17/2019
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
9/17/2019
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

Bailey Hunt receives Commander’s Award
9/10/2019
Real Estate Review Appraiser Bailey Hunt received the Commander’s Award for Civilian Service, Sept. 9, for work he performed for the Memphis District from May 2018 through September 2019. District...
Sacramento District’s Hamilton City project combines flood management with ecosystem restoration
7/24/2019
The Hamilton City Flood Damage Reduction and Ecosystem Restoration project is the first of its kind in the nation and earned the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District an American Society of...
Huntsville Center program procures mobile, containerized supercomputer for Defense Department
7/30/2019
The new supercomputer will initially be based at the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Developmental Command Army Research Laboratory DOD Supercomputing Resource Center at Aberdeen Proving Ground,...
Huntsville Center to welcome three distinguished leaders Aug. 22 for Women’s Equality Day panel
8/16/2019
The Huntsville Center Equal Employment Opportunity Office has invited three distinguished leaders to serve on a discussion panel as part of the Center’s Women’s Equality Day observance and celebration...
Paper describing novel inhalation toxicology research methods attracts attention
8/6/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (Aug. 1, 2019) -- When three U.S. Army Corps of Engineers researchers published a paper in the journal “Chemical Research in Toxicology,” they expected it would generate buzz, but...

Photos

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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