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USACE technical field team locations update

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District has coordinated with the New York State Office of Emergency Management and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to identify the next round of critical areas along the Lake Ontario shoreline requiring Corps of Engineers assistance. [Read More]
Published: May-15-17

USACE Technical Field Team Updated Report

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District, dispatched field teams May 12th to conduct technical assessments of the most critical areas along the Lake Ontario shoreline, as identified by the New York State Office of Emergency Management and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. [Read More]
Published: May-13-17

Black Rock Lock repairs complete, normal operations resume

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District has completed repairs, ahead of schedule and on budget, to strengthen the connection between the hydraulic ram and the lower west operating gate at the Black Rock Lock, Buffalo, NY. [Read More]
Published: May-12-17

USACE field teams on the ground along Lake Ontario shoreline

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District has coordinated with the New York State Office of Emergency Management and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to identify the most critical areas along the Lake Ontario shoreline requiring Corps of Engineers assistance. [Read More]
Published: May-12-17

Lake Ontario Storm Recovery Permit Guidance

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District, in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) have issued guidance regarding storm recovery permits available for the purpose of shore protection to safeguard existing functional erosion control structures, roads, bridges, infrastructure, and property along Lake Ontario shoreline and the Saint Lawrence River including affected portions of navigable bays and tributaries. [Read More]
Published: May-08-17

USACE issues Declaration of Emergency to assist local and state governments

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District Commander, Lt. Col. Adam Czekanski, issued a Declaration of Emergency yesterday to assist the local and state government efforts in response to high water levels on Lake Ontario. [Read More]
Published: May-03-17

Corps of Engineers to repair the Black Rock Lock operating gates

Buffalo, NY – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District has scheduled the lower [Read More]
Published: Apr-19-17

Corps of Engineers Begins Dredging Cleveland Harbor

Updated: 4/13/2017 9:00 AM ET Buffalo, NY – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo [Read More]
Published: Apr-12-17

Corps of Engineers to repair the Black Rock Lock operating gates

Buffalo, NY – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District has issued a $200,000 [Read More]
Published: Apr-07-17

Corps of Engineers announces plans to perform emergency repair work to Barcelona Harbor

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Buffalo District, will repair the section of the Barcelona Harbor west breakwater damaged by storms in the fall of 2015, as soon as weather conditions allow and do not pose significant safety risks to the crew tasked with performing the work. [Read More]
Published: Feb-24-17