Category: Mississippi River

Corps to host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi

Corps to host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi:
• La Crosse, Wisconsin, Aug. 12, 5-7 p.m., at Riverside Park
• Wabasha, Minnesota, Aug. 13, 5-7 p.m., at 50 Pembroke Ave. (adjacent to the National Eagle Center)
• Red Wing, Minnesota, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., at Levee Park

The Motor Vessel Mississippi

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will host three open houses onboard the Motor Vessel Mississippi:
• La Crosse, Wisconsin, Aug. 12, 5-7 p.m., at Riverside Park
• Wabasha, Minnesota, Aug. 13, 5-7 p.m., at 50 Pembroke Ave. (adjacent to the National Eagle Center)
• Red Wing, Minnesota, Aug. 14, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., at Levee Park

The Motor Vessel Mississippi

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 30, 2021, 8:16 am

Corps announces additional temporary closures at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates

Corps announces additional temporary closures at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have additional temporary closures at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, August 3 and 5 to properly align and seal the lock chamber’s new miter gates. The lock will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have additional temporary closures at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, August 3 and 5 to properly align and seal the lock chamber’s new miter gates. The lock will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 29, 2021, 11:15 am

Corps urges caution in the Mississippi River Headwaters during drought

Corps urges caution in the Mississippi River Headwaters during drought,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, urges boaters to go slow and use caution in lower-than-normal lakes right now. Warm weather and a lack of precipitation has resulted in low water levels. The Corps is closely monitoring lake levels and will adjust outflows as necessary.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, urges boaters to go slow and use caution in lower-than-normal lakes right now. Warm weather and a lack of precipitation has resulted in low water levels. The Corps is closely monitoring lake levels and will adjust outflows as necessary.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 21, 2021, 9:46 am

Corps monitors low water on the Upper Mississippi River, navigation continues

Corps monitors low water on the Upper Mississippi River, navigation continues,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues to closely monitor water levels on the Upper Mississippi River as drought conditions continue across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. The low water is not affecting shipping conditions on the river and navigation continues.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, continues to closely monitor water levels on the Upper Mississippi River as drought conditions continue across Minnesota, Wisconsin and Iowa. The low water is not affecting shipping conditions on the river and navigation continues.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 21, 2021, 9:29 am

Corps announces temporary closure at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates

Corps announces temporary closure at Hastings lock and dam to replace nearly 80-year-old gates,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have four temporary closure periods at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, from July 20-29, to replace the lock chamber’s miter gates.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will have four temporary closure periods at Lock and Dam 2 in Hastings, Minnesota, from July 20-29, to replace the lock chamber’s miter gates.
Lock and Dam 2 miter gates

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 16, 2021, 11:40 pm

Corps of Engineers to host Lock and Dam 4 open house

Corps of Engineers to host Lock and Dam 4 open house,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lock and Dam 4, in Alma, Wisconsin, Saturday, July 31, to coincide with the city’s Swiss Heritage Days.
Lock and Dam 4 open house

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lock and Dam 4, in Alma, Wisconsin, Saturday, July 31, to coincide with the city’s Swiss Heritage Days.
Lock and Dam 4 open house

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 14, 2021, 1:44 pm

The Corps of Engineers hosts open house at Lock and Dam 6

The Corps of Engineers hosts open house at Lock and Dam 6,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lock and Dam 6, near Trempealeau, Wisconsin, Saturday, July 10, in conjunction with Catfish Days.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lock and Dam 6, near Trempealeau, Wisconsin, Saturday, July 10, in conjunction with Catfish Days.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, July 7, 2021, 2:59 pm

Corps awards contract for Pigs Eye Lake habitat restoration project

Corps awards contract for Pigs Eye Lake habitat restoration project,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, in partnership with Minnesota’s Ramsey County awarded a $14.7 million contract to LS Marine, Inc., of St. Paul, Minnesota, June 25, to restore habitat on Pigs Eye Lake, located in upper Pool 2 of the Mississippi River.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, in partnership with Minnesota’s Ramsey County awarded a $14.7 million contract to LS Marine, Inc., of St. Paul, Minnesota, June 25, to restore habitat on Pigs Eye Lake, located in upper Pool 2 of the Mississippi River.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, June 29, 2021, 1:05 pm

Corps of Engineers awards contract to repair Mississippi River habitat islands

Corps of Engineers awards contract to repair Mississippi River habitat islands,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, recently awarded a $2.4 million contract to Water Works Dock & Boat Lifts, Inc. of Stoddard, Wisconsin, to repair a Mississippi River habitat restoration project approximately 40 miles south of La Crosse, Wisconsin, that was damaged by recent flooding events.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, recently awarded a $2.4 million contract to Water Works Dock & Boat Lifts, Inc. of Stoddard, Wisconsin, to repair a Mississippi River habitat restoration project approximately 40 miles south of La Crosse, Wisconsin, that was damaged by recent flooding events.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, May 21, 2021, 11:02 am

Corps seeks public comment on service base modernization project

Corps seeks public comment on service base modernization project,

ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, seeks comments on a draft environmental assessment for proposed upgrades to the Corps’ service base in Fountain City, Wisconsin, that will improve the efficiency of the facility as well and provide a safer working environment for employees.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, seeks comments on a draft environmental assessment for proposed upgrades to the Corps’ service base in Fountain City, Wisconsin, that will improve the efficiency of the facility as well and provide a safer working environment for employees.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, April 21, 2021, 4:00 pm