US Army Corps of Engineers
Huntington District Website

  • Entrance to Meldahl Hydroelectric Closure

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, announces the closure of the entrance to the Meldahl Hydroelectric Facility near Kentucky Route 8 (West Mary Ingles Highway), Wednesday, March 23, 2016 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. The closure of the Meldahl entrance is necessary to make repairs to the Rail Road crossing.
  • Contractors Meeting Announced

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, is holding a Section 202 non-structural flood proofing contractors meeting 7 p.m., March 31, 2016 at the McDowell County Commission Office, 109 Wyoming St., Welch, W.Va. in the first floor conference room to inform local contractors of upcoming Section 202 non-structural flood proofing work and the requirements specified by regulations.
  • Fishtrap Lake Temporarily Lowered

    The lake level at Fishtrap Lake at Shelbiana, Ky., will be temporarily lowered by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, on March 10, 2016, to perform routine maintenance and inspection.
  • Huntington District Announces 2016 Campground Schedule

    Campgrounds managed by the Huntington District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in portions of West Virginia, Kentucky and Virginia will begin opening for the 2016 season in April. Opening dates at Corps-managed campgrounds will vary depending on location.
  • Huntington District Announces Awards

    Today Col. Philip Secrist, Commander, Huntington District, presented awards for several significant achievements by members of the district at a Town Hall and Award Ceremony held at the Huntington City Hall Auditorium.
  • Summersville Lake Drawdown from March 7 - 10

    Summersville Lake in West Virginia will be lowered in March 2016 to a level 35 feet below the winter pool to perform maintenance on the intake structure.
  • Hydropower Repairs Planned at Racine Locks and Dam

    American Electric Power (AEP) has reported an issue with one of their sheet pile cells located at the Racine Locks and Dam hydropower facility on the Ohio River at mile 237.5.
  • Sutton Lake Contracting Opportunities

    HUNTINGTON, W. Va. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Sutton Lake will soon be soliciting offers for Cleaning Services and for Park Attendant Services.
  • Burnsville Dam Access Closed Temporarily

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District will restrict access to Burnsville Dam in Burnsville, W.Va., due to construction on the top of the dam that begins this week. Four block structures are being built to house motors.
  • Pleasant Hill Lake Temporary Drawdown for Inspection

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District announces that the Pleasant Hill Dam will increase outflows beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19, 2015 in order to facilitate a normal periodic inspection of the basin below the dam by drawing the pool down approximately 6 inches