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Civil Works

Civil Works Mission and Vision: Dedicated to providing quality, responsive service to the nation in peace and war. The Directorate of Civil Works is a major component of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The Civil Works programs include water resource development activities including flood risk management, navigation, recreation, and infrastructure and environmental stewardship. Our mission also includes emergency response.

  • 2011 Civil Works Programs Customer Satisfaction Report
  • 2011 - 2015 Civil Works Strategic Plan
            - Sustainable Solutions to America's Water Resources Needs
  • The Civil Works Program of the Army Corps of Engineers: A Primer
  • Civil Works Transformation
  • Environmental Operating Principles
  • National Report: Resonding to National Water Resources Challenges
  • Latest News Releases

    Corps signs project agreement with Cooperstown, N.D.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, recently signed a project partnership agreement with Cooperstown, North Dakota, for the construction of a new water line.
    Published: 8/20/2015

    Rochester, Minnesota, resident selected for national award

    ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Headquarters, has selected St. Paul District employee and Rochester, Minnesota, resident Sheldon Edd as its Construction Management Excellence Award recipient.
    Published: 8/20/2015

    Corps of Engineers attorney recognized for public service

    ST. PAUL, Minnesota – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Headquarters recently selected Corps of Engineers St. Paul District employee and Markesan, Wisconsin, native, Steve Adamski as the recipient of its 2015 Bert P. Pettinato Pride in Public Service Award.
    Published: 8/19/2015