Army Corps Of Engineers Coverage
Federal funding to protect Princeville from future floods
The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers will spend nearly $40 million to upgrade the levee along the Tar River and address flooding issues that inundated the historic town of Princeville during Hurricane Floyd in 1999 and Hurricane Matthew in 2016.
Princeville to get $39.6 million for levee project
The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers announced Thursday that Princeville will receive $39.6 million for a flood mitigation levee project that has long been needed.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announces more closures
On Monday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Wilmington District at John H. Kerr Dam and Reservoir have announced more closures due to rising lake levels caused by Hurricane Michael. The following areas are closed: