• USACE Buffalo District substantially completes Stanford Run ecosystem restoration project

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Buffalo District (USACE) substantially completed the Stanford Run ecosystem restoration project located within the Cuyahoga Valley National Park (CVNP) in Summit County, Ohio, in early January 2020. The Buffalo District restored nearly 1,200 feet of a small stream within CVNP named Stanford Run under the original Stanford Run Restoration Project contract awarded to Ryba Marine Construction Co. The District also awarded a second, follow-on contract to Armitage Architecture, P.C. at the end of September 2019 to continue restoration on the channel, which restored an additional 1,000 lineal feet.
  • USACE Buffalo District receives additional $91.3 million in FY20 Work Plan

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District has received $91,256,500 in the Fiscal Year 2020 Work Plan, to complete projects across the District’s area of responsibility. This is in addition to the $24,562,000 the District has already received in the Fiscal Year 2020 President’s Budget.
  • USACE Buffalo District receives $34.405 million in FY21 President’s Budget

    The President’s Budget for fiscal year 2021 released Monday includes more than $5.966 billion in discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, with $34.405 million set aside for Buffalo District projects.
  • Update meeting regarding the Springville Dam Ecosystem Restoration project

    The Springville Dam Ecosystem Restoration partnership will host a public information meeting Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at the Concord Town Hall Auditorium located at 86 Franklin Street, Springville, NY, from 6:30–8pm.
  • Buffalo District to conduct Feasibility Study to deepen Port of Oswego

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District received approval and funding to initiate the Feasibility Study for the deepening of the Port of Oswego’s navigation channel. The study will look at options to improve the economic efficiency of the harbor and the cost of making those improvements.
  • USACE Regional Team awards contract for Canandaigua VA Medical Center (Phase 2)

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $176 million contract to Hueber-Breuer Construction and Pike Co. (HBP) Joint Venture, of Rochester, NY, on October 23, for Phase 2 upgrades to the Canandaigua Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Canandaigua, NY.
  • Black Rock Lock Gate to close for repairs Nov. 11

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District is scheduled to close the Black Rock Lock from November 11, 2019 to May 1, 2020 for repairs to the gates and lock anchorages.
  • Broadrock Court and Old Rockside Sanitary Sewer Project Receives Section 594 Assistance

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District has entered into an agreement with the City of Parma to provide $1M toward the total costs of sanitary sewer upgrades.
  • FEASIBILITY STUDY AVAILABLE FOR THE BALANCE OF PLANT AND GROUNDWATER OPERABLE UNITS OF THE NIAGARA FALLS STORAGE SITE

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Buffalo District is pleased to announce the release of the feasibility study for the Balance of Plant and Groundwater Operable Units of the Niagara Falls Storage Site. The report and a fact sheet about the report are available on the web at: https://www.lrb.usace.army.mil/Missions/HTRW/FUSRAP/Niagara-Falls-Storage-Site/.
  • USACE Buffalo District’s Stow Field Office has a new location

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District Regulatory Stow Field Office has relocated to 3869 Darrow Road, Suite 100, in the City of Stow, Summit County, Ohio. The new office is open as of October 15, 2019. The previous office at 1100 Graham Road Circle, in the City of Stow, Ohio has been closed. All future mail for Stow should be directed to the new address, or be sent to the Buffalo District office-Regulatory Branch at 1776 Niagara Street, Buffalo, NY 14207, or LRB.Regulatory@usace.army.mil Phone inquiries can be made to 716-879-4330.