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  • Corps awards $3.28 million contract for Santa Barbara County debris removal

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District awarded a $3.28 million contract to Silverstrand Construction of San Diego, California, Jan. 12, for emergency debris removal in Santa Barbara County flood basins to restore capacity and reduce the risk of flooding to homes and businesses.
  • Corps to remove debris following wildfires, flooding

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District will remove debris in Santa Barbara County to support Federal Emergency Management Agency response operations following the California Wildfires. The Corps received a verbal mission assignment from FEMA Jan. 10.
  • Sahuarita Air Force Range Public Meeting

    A Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study will be conducted at the former Sahuarita Air Force Range under the Military Munitions Response Program.
  • Corps to implement advance flood risk management measures in Glendale Narrows

    The Corps will close the equestrian access point in the temporary protective barrier along the east bank of the Los Angeles River in the Glendale Narrows area near Verdant Street Jan. 21 due to the forecast of excessive rain for the Los Angeles area this weekend,
  • Corps activates operations center during storm to reduce flood risk

    The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District activated its Reservoir Operations Center in anticipation of excessive rainfall from storms across Southern California over the weekend. Staff will monitor rain forecasts, river flows and the amount of water temporarily stored in Corps basins.
  • Corps will host public meeting for two formerly used defense sites

    Since military munitions may still be present in the former training areas, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers encourages visitors to follow the 3Rs of Explosives Safety: Recognize that you may have encountered a munition and that munitions are dangerous; Retreat from the area without touching or picking up the item; and Report what you found to the Bureau of Land Management or local law enforcement.
  • Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement Released

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released the Draft Integrated Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement for the Little Colorado River at Winslow Flood Risk Management Study, Navajo County, Arizona, today.
  • Corps to begin removal of temporary barrier on LA River

    The Corps will begin removal in early May of some of the temporary protective barriers that were placed along the most vulnerable reaches of the Los Angeles River.
  • Corps extends AngelFest draft Environmental Assessment comment period

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District today extended the public comment period for the draft Environmental Assessment on the City of Los Angeles' proposed AngelFest event, a three-day music and arts festival in Sepulveda Basin, at the city's request to reflect a rescheduling of the event to October 2017.
  • Corps releases Sepulveda VMP draft Environmental Assessment

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District today released the draft Supplemental Environmental Assessment for the Sepulveda Basin Vegetation Management Plan for public review and comment.