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Memphis District to publish new construction update report for confluence projects

Published April 6, 2012

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 6, 2012 – Beginning April 6, the Memphis District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin publishing a “Mississippi-Ohio River Confluence Update” to provide timely updates on the progress of construction on projects in the confluence area. This new update will expand the scope of the “Operation Make Safe Project Update” and replace it.

The new update will be published by email on the first and third Fridays of each month and will also be posted on the District’s webpage.

Individuals who currently receive the “Operation Make Safe Project Update” will be automatically subscribed to the new “Confluence Update.”

Anyone interested in receiving the “Confluence Update” by email should contact the Corps’ Memphis District Public Affairs office at or (901)544-3005.

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Release no. 12-02