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U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Commanding General Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite speaks with Los Angeles District Project Engineer Robert Ramos about debris removal activities at a detention basin in Montecito, California, Jan. 18. The Corps, as assigned by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is removing more than 450,000 cubic yards of debris from 11 basins and 10 channels in areas of Santa Barbara, California, hit hard by the disaster that left 18 people dead.
USACE commanding general views emergency response to Santa Barbara mudslides
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Commanding General Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite speaks with Los Angeles District Project Engineer Robert Ramos about debris removal activities at a detention basin in Montecito, California, Jan. 18. The Corps, as assigned by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is removing more than 450,000 cubic yards of debris from 11 basins and 10 channels in areas of Santa Barbara, California, hit hard by the disaster that left 18 people dead.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District is removing debris from channels and basins to restore capacity and reduce the risk of flooding to homes and businesses. Cold Springs Basin debris removal Jan. 12.
Santa Barbara County debris removal
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District is removing debris from channels and basins to restore capacity and reduce the risk of flooding to homes and businesses. Cold Springs Basin debris removal Jan. 12.
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District Tribal Liaison Quana Higgins briefs current partnering initiatives between the Navajo Nation and the Corps, and explained the importance of the partnership started under the watershed study. The Tribal Partnership Program authorizes the Corps, in cooperation with tribes and other federal agencies, to complete watershed assessments or determine the feasibility of projects that will substantially benefit Indian tribes.
Landmark agreement to move watershed study forward
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District Tribal Liaison Quana Higgins briefs current partnering initiatives between the Navajo Nation and the Corps, and explained the importance of the partnership started under the watershed study. The Tribal Partnership Program authorizes the Corps, in cooperation with tribes and other federal agencies, to complete watershed assessments or determine the feasibility of projects that will substantially benefit Indian tribes.
Maj. Juan Villatoro, a contracting officer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, advises attendees at a meeting of the Puerto Rico Business Emergency Operations Center about Corps-related business opportunities associated with temporary power, debris removal, temporary roofing and restoration of the island’s power grid.
FEMA, local businesses partner for Hurricane Maria recovery
Maj. Juan Villatoro, a contracting officer with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, advises attendees at a meeting of the Puerto Rico Business Emergency Operations Center about Corps-related business opportunities associated with temporary power, debris removal, temporary roofing and restoration of the island’s power grid.
Ed Flores, a disability employment consultant with the California Department of Rehabilitation, speaks to the Los Angeles District Oct. 24 at the downtown Los Angeles headquarters in observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. His presentation sought to eliminate the stigma associated with disability.
USACE Los Angeles District Disability Employment Awareness Month Program with Guest Speaker Ed Flores of the Department of Rehabilitation
Ed Flores, a disability employment consultant with the California Department of Rehabilitation, speaks to the Los Angeles District Oct. 24 at the downtown Los Angeles headquarters in observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. His presentation sought to eliminate the stigma associated with disability.

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USACE commanding general views emergency response to Santa Barbara mudslides

1/19/2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers commanding general was in California Jan. 18 to visit the site of a deadly mudslide. Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite toured areas of Santa Barbara hit hard by the disaster that left 18 people dead and three missing.

Landmark agreement to move watershed study forward

12/21/2017
Under the Tribal Partnership Program, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in cooperation with tribes and other federal agencies, can complete watershed assessments or determine the feasibility of projects that will substantially benefit Indian tribes.

FEMA, local businesses partner for Hurricane Maria recovery

11/22/2017
After Hurricane Maria devastated vast portions of Puerto Rico, businesses and industry in local communities began coordinating with the government of Puerto Rico, FEMA and other federal agencies to fast-track efforts to revitalize and stimulate commerce on the island. The FEMA-Puerto Rico Business Emergency Operations Center is a critical cog in that effort.

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