Printable graphic representation of how the three modes of ground transportation compare to each other.
Advantages of barges on the river
Printable graphic representation of how the three modes of ground transportation compare to each other.
people watch as tow locks through
Lock and Dam 4 open house
Staff at Lock and Dam 4, in Alma, Wis., hosted an open house – attended by more than 600 people – on July 28, 2018. The doors were open for the curious to explore the lock house, lock walls and even the structures atop the dam that house the machinery used to operates the roller gates. Those in attendance were also able to see several recreation vessels lock through and, shortly after noon, witnessed the Motor Vessel Show Me State lock through 12 barges on its way downstream!
Road in northern Minnesota
Gull Lake Dam Road purpose and need evaluation
The St. Paul District is evaluating the future of Gull Lake Dam Road, located on the Gull Lake Recreation Area, in Cass County.
Lower St. Anthony Falls lock and dam
Minneapolis Locks Disposition Study
Find out more about the disposition study being conducted on the three twin cities locks and dams: Upper St. Anthony Falls, Lower St. Anthony Falls and Lock and Dam 1 (Ford Dam)
Harnessing the Headwaters - First Dams on the Mississippi
Harnessing the Headwaters - First Dams on the Mississippi
This documentary, recently published by Lakeland Public Television, explores the dams that are a prominent feature of many of the waterways in our region. Viewers will learn about the history of their creation and the ecological, economic, and cultural impact they have had on individuals and communities within the area.

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Hastings resident earns national finance award

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Headquarters in Washington, D.C., recently selected Hastings, Minn., resident and St. Paul District employee Pete Lillie as recipient of the Financial Manager of the Year – District Level Award.
Published: 8/16/2018

Deerwood resident receives Corps of Engineers’ Climate Champion Award

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Headquarters in Washington, D.C., recently selected Deerwood, Minn., resident and St. Paul District employee Chanel Mueller as recipient of the Corps Climate Champion Award.
Published: 8/10/2018

St. Paul resident and Corps of Engineers attorney recognized nationally

ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Headquarters in Washington, D.C., recently selected St. Paul, Minn., resident and St. Paul District employee Alex Webb as a recipient of the Joseph W. Kimbel Award for Professional Potential.
Published: 8/9/2018

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