Army Corps Of Engineers Coverage
Corps of Engineers suspends nationwide clean water permitting action
The Army Corps of Engineers, citing a recent court decision in California throwing out Trump-era regulatory changes affecting water quality certifications under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act, has put a hold on permitting decisions under its nationwide permit program.
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: