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Corps of Engineers ends successful floodfight

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 24, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today officially ended its floodfighting efforts on the Mississippi River and the White River in Arkansas. [Read More]
Published: Apr-24-08

Carol Winfield Jones is new Chief of Project Development Branch for Corps of Engineers

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 14, 2008 – Carol Winfield Jones has been selected as Chief, Project Development Branch and Assistant to the Deputy District Engineer for Project Management for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Memphis District. [Read More]
Published: Apr-14-08

Mississippi River Commission schedules high-water inspection trip

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 2, 2008 -- The Mississippi River Commission will conduct the Memphis District portion of its annual high-water inspection trip on the Mississippi River April 7-8, 2008. [Read More]
Published: Apr-02-08

Corps of Engineers adds Arkansas to flood fight response

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 25, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, initiated Phase I flood fighting activities in Eastern Arkansas yesterday due to high Mississippi and White river stages. [Read More]
Published: Mar-25-08

Corps of Engineers raises floodfight response to Phase II

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 21, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, initiated Phase II floodfighting activities at 7 a.m. today due to high Mississippi River stages. The area of flooding is located in the northern portion of the Memphis District. [Read More]
Published: Mar-21-08

Corps of Engineers gears-up for predicted Mississippi River flooding

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 19, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, initiated a Phase I floodfight at 7 a.m. today due to high Mississippi River stages with higher stages forecasted. [Read More]
Published: Mar-19-08

Czech delegation coming to learn about flooding

MEMPHIS, Tenn., February 15, 2008 – Mr. Jan Papez, president of the Czech Flood Protection Association, will be the featured speaker at a meeting of the Society of American Military Engineers at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 21, at the Spaghetti Warehouse, 40 W. Hulling, Memphis. [Read More]
Published: Feb-15-08

Corps to begin half million dollar Mississippi River study

MEMPHIS, Tenn., January 28, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is set to begin work on a major reconnaissance study of the lower Mississippi River. [Read More]
Published: Jan-28-08

Corps Begins Germantown Erosion Control Study

MEMPHIS, Tenn., January 14, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the City of Germantown have initiated an emergency feasibility study to provide erosion protection for a culvert and sewer line along a Wolf River tributary. [Read More]
Published: Jan-14-08

Erosion protection work begins on Red Duck Creek

MEMPHIS, Tenn., January 14, 2008 – The Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, began placing stone riprap protection along a 950-foot stretch of Red Duck Creek in Mayfield, Ky. on Jan. 9 to control erosion near 9th Street, a major community thoroughfare. [Read More]
Published: Jan-14-08
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