US Army Corps of Engineers
Huntington District

In anticipation of conducting disaster relief support in the event of Hurricane Dorian striking Puerto Rico, the Huntington District deployed an advance party consisting of the district commander, Colonel Jason Evers and emergency management specialists Randy Campbell and Jason Ritter in order to prepare for potential relief support operations in the wake of a devastating hit by Dorian.
Congratulations to Dustin Sawyers on his selection as the recipient of the 2019 Cost Engineer of the Year award! Dustin Sawyers serves as lead cost engineer, cost advisor, and mentor on many mega-projects critical to the Nation. He performs his duties in a creative and dedicated manner and promotes high standards of excellence in cost engineering. Dustin is personally dedicated, professional in all his dealings, and has a can-do attitude.
Col. Jason Evers, commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntington District, poses with recipients of the Commander's Award for Civil Service at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center in Vicksburg, Miss., July 31, 2019. Evers presented the awards in recognition of the outstanding partnership between the Huntington District and ERDC and for the exceptional efforts in hydraulic modeling in support of the Bluestone Dam Safety Assurance Mega-Project.
The makeover at Bluestone Dam has been a slow process – but the final part of the process is now underway.
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

SPECIAL PUBLIC NOTICE

9/13/2019
CLEAN WATER ACT FINAL RULE REPEALING THE 2015 CLEAN WATER RULE AND RE-CODIFYING THE PREVIOUS DEFINITION OF THE “WATERS OF THE U.S.”

LRH 2019-259-TUS

9/6/2019
The sponsor has submitted a proposal to modify their approved ILFP instrument to incorporate The Wilderness Center ILFP Mitigation Project within the Tuscarawas River watershed. The sponsor has stated the primary objective of the proposed ILFP mitigation project is to restore streams, wetlands, and their associated buffers.

Latest News Releases

John W. Flannagan Additional Whitewater Releases
10/3/2019
Huntington, W.Va. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will add two additional days of releases from John W. Flannagan Reservoir in Haysi, Va., for the 2019 Russell Fork whitewater season. ...
Corps of Engineers to Host Open Office Hours to Answer Questions About Bluestone Dam
9/26/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is holding open office hours for anyone interested in meeting with key representatives from the Bluestone Dam Safety Assurance team and ask questions. The team will be...

Photos

Justin Elkins, Mitigation Banking Program Manager, conducts a site visit to inspect wetland that was established as part of Mitigation Banking.
2019 Small Business Conference
Bluestone Dam Safety Assurance Team
Dam Safety in Laos
Bluestone Dam Edges Closer to Completion
R3F Marietta Repair Station Repairs Gathright Dam (NAO) Gate
Burnsville Lake Hosts First Aid and CPR Training
​ ​PCXIN-DM Staff Celebrates Efficient Data Collection
COL Evers presents Ashley Pierson with the Commanders Award
LDP Graduation
Science and Sutton Lake go hand in hand!
MG Toy Visits Supplemental Project Sites
​LRD Commanding General Visits Bluestone Dam
Sutton Dam
The R. D. Bailey Lake Dam was recently updated with new technology: automated piezometers which were installed on December 9, 2017.
Steve Foster, Kamryn Tufts, Andy Johnson, Emma Kist, Christy Stefanides, and Thaddaeus Tuggle, Huntington District Water Quality, collected water chemistry and chlorophyll in the lake, tail waters, and inflows of Bluestone, Burnsville, Summersville, and Sutton Lakes.
The view of the intake structure while gathering water samples at Leesville Lake in Bowerston, Ohio.
Summersville Lake
Marmet Locks and Dam
The Project Managers take a seat on their floating classroom on a barge connect to the “Laurel J.”
Tom Jenkins Lake
London Locks
Summersville Dam