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Brady Beckman is awarded the Meritorious Civilian Service Medal at the recent Senior Leaders Conference. Pictured from left to right: Mr. Stephen Durrett, Regional Programs Director, Colonel Jason Evers, Commander, Huntington District, Brady Beckman, Chief, Regional Rivers Repair Fleet (R3F), Mr. Mike Keathley, Deputy District Engineer, Huntington District, Major General Richard Whittle, Commanding General, Great Lakes and Ohio River Division, and, Mr. Joseph Savage, Regional Business Director.
The Raleigh County Historical Society unveiled a marker at Camp Prince Army Station on Friday, July 17. Camp Prince was an Engineer training and testing facility that provided testing of bridging equipment and techniques that were employed in the Korean War and training for the Army until 1957.
Recently the Huntington District celebrated the beginning of the Phase 5 Stilling Basin of the Bluestone Dam Safety Assurance Mega-Project by holding a ground breaking ceremony. The ceremony featured speeches by Colonel Jason Evers, Major General Robert Whittle, Frank Piedimonte, President and COO, Brayman Construction Corp; Mayor Jack Scott of the City of Hinton; Senator Shelly Moore-Capito; Congresswoman Carol Miller; Mara Boggs, State Director for Senator Joe Manchin III; and, Mike Hall, Chief of Staff to Governor Jim Justice.
Regulatory Division recently hosted Major General Whittle, Commanding General of the Great Lakes and Ohio River Division, for a field demonstration of various stream assessment methodologies. The assessment of aquatic resources is a critical component of the Corps' permit evaluation process and documentation of decisions.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) information relating to recreational facility and visitor center closures and/or cancelled or rescheduled public information and public comment meetings for US Army Corps of Engineers.
In light of all the recent concerns with COVID-19, the good news is the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues to provide recreational opportunities for the public. Outdoor venues including boat ramps, trails, and fishing access sites will remain open at this time. However, in the interest of public safety, some facilities such as visitor centers, playgrounds, and restrooms will be closed until further notice.
The Folsom Dam Auxiliary Spillway project is an approximately $900-million cooperative effort between the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation.
Col. Jason Evers, Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntington District, gives a public service announcement from Alum Creek Dam in Ohio to kick of the 2019 Water Safety Campaign: Life Jackets Worn... Nobody Mourns!

Regulatory Public Notices

LRH-OH SWVM-2020

8/3/2020
THE OHIO STREAM AND WETLAND VALUATION METRIC FOR APPLICATION WITHIN THE STATE OF OHIO

LRH 2020-174-GMR

7/29/2020
Applicant has submitted a proposal to modify their approved ILFP instrument to implement an ILFP project identified as the Sycamore State Park In-Lieu Fee Mitigation Project within the Lower Great Miami watershed.

Latest News Releases

Bluestone Dam to Close Fishing Area Below Dam
7/28/2020
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Due to ongoing construction at the Bluestone Dam in Hinton, W.Va., the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has announced plans to close the area immediately below the dam to the public...
Town of Martin Virtual Public Meeting Announced
6/24/2020
HUNTINGTON, WV – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, will conduct a virtual Public Meeting to discuss the Conditional Letter of Map Revision (CLOMR) from the Federal Emergency...

Photos

Summersville Volunteers Recognized for 2016 Flood Recovery Efforts
Cultivating Mussels
Winfield Locks and Dam
Congressman Alex Mooney Visits Sutton Dam
Justin Elkins, Mitigation Banking Program Manager, conducts a site visit to inspect wetland that was established as part of Mitigation Banking.
Bluestone Dam Safety Assurance Team
Bluestone Dam Edges Closer to Completion
Science and Sutton Lake go hand in hand!
Sutton Dam
The R. D. Bailey Lake Dam was recently updated with new technology: automated piezometers which were installed on December 9, 2017.
Summersville Lake
Marmet Locks and Dam