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Corps temporarily closes Lock and Dam 8 to replace 85-year-old gates

Corps temporarily closes Lock and Dam 8 to replace 85-year-old gates,

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will close Lock and Dam 8 in Genoa, Wisconsin, to navigation during four 12-hour closure periods from June 14-23, to replace the lock chamber’s miter gates.

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will close Lock and Dam 8 in Genoa, Wisconsin, to navigation during four 12-hour closure periods from June 14-23, to replace the lock chamber’s miter gates.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, June 8, 2022, 11:30 am

Corps of Engineers opens Upper St. Anthony Falls gate to reduce flood risk

Corps of Engineers opens Upper St. Anthony Falls gate to reduce flood risk,

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is opening the gate at the Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam, in Minneapolis, today due to high flows on the Mississippi River.

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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is opening the gate at the Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam, in Minneapolis, today due to high flows on the Mississippi River.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, May 19, 2022, 2:47 pm

Annual Corps of Engineer’s Lake Pepin ice measurements to begin next week

Annual Corps of Engineer’s Lake Pepin ice measurements to begin next week,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – It’s a sign that spring is near, as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will start its annual Lake Pepin ice measurements Feb. 16.

Man drills hole in ice

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – It’s a sign that spring is near, as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will start its annual Lake Pepin ice measurements Feb. 16.

Man drills hole in ice

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, February 8, 2022, 10:05 am

Corps of Engineers set to perform maintenance at several locks this winter

Corps of Engineers set to perform maintenance at several locks this winter,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is preparing for major repairs at six of its Mississippi River locks this winter to ensure they continue working as designed.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is preparing for major repairs at six of its Mississippi River locks this winter to ensure they continue working as designed.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, November 10, 2021, 10:55 am

Corps awards $28.8 million in contracts to renovate Fountain City Service Base

Corps awards $28.8 million in contracts to renovate Fountain City Service Base,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – Yesterday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, awarded a $10.2 million contract to Newt Marine Service out of Dubuque, Iowa, for Mooring Dolphin replacement and an $18.6 million contract to Kraemer North America out of Plain, Wisconsin, for the design-build of a straight-line mooring solution at the district’s Fountain City Services Base in Pool 5A of the Upper Mississippi River, located in Fountain City, Wisconsin.

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ST. PAUL, Minn. – Yesterday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, awarded a $10.2 million contract to Newt Marine Service out of Dubuque, Iowa, for Mooring Dolphin replacement and an $18.6 million contract to Kraemer North America out of Plain, Wisconsin, for the design-build of a straight-line mooring solution at the district’s Fountain City Services Base in Pool 5A of the Upper Mississippi River, located in Fountain City, Wisconsin.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, October 1, 2021, 10:44 am

Corps of Engineers hosts open house at Lock and Dam 10

Corps of Engineers hosts open house at Lock and Dam 10,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lock and Dam 10, in Guttenberg, Iowa, Saturday, Sept. 25, in conjunction with GermanFest.

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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 10, in Guttenberg, Iowa, Saturday, Sept. 25, in conjunction with GermanFest.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, September 14, 2021, 9:21 am

The Corps of Engineers hosts open house at Lock and Dam 7

The Corps of Engineers hosts open house at Lock and Dam 7,

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is hosting an open house at Lock and Dam 7, near La Crescent, Minnesota, Saturday, Sept. 18, in conjunction with Applefest.

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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 7, near La Crescent, Minnesota, Saturday, Sept. 18, in conjunction with Applefest.

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, , U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – St. Paul, 1919, September 9, 2021, 11:04 am

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 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