US Army Corps of Engineers
St. Paul District

Major Gen. Richard Kaiser, left, presents the Corps of Engineers colors to incoming St. Paul District Commander Karl Jansen during a change of command ceremony in St. Paul, Minnesota, July 10.
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Navigation on the Upper Mississippi River this year has been anything but normal. Historic flooding plagued the region for much of the spring and early summer. The floods brought historic high water and a significant increase in the amount of...

Around the District

dredge vessel on river
veterans enjoy a barbecue meal
two army officers conduct a change of command ceremony
boat tows damaged pontoon
tow on the river locks through a lock and dam
men look at flood wall

Latest News

Corps increases Baldhill Dam releases
ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is increasing releases from Baldhill Dam, near Valley City, North Dakota, today to 3,100 cubic feet per second, or cfs, as Lake Ashtabula’s level continues to rise.
Published: 10/15/2019
Corps seeks comments on Leech Lake Recreation Area campsite changes
ST. PAUL, Minn. –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is seeking public comments on a draft Environmental Assessment, or EA, they released today, Oct. 11, to add two campsites at the Leech Lake Recreation Area in Federal Dam, Minnesota.
Published: 10/11/2019
Corps of Engineers closes Blackhawk Park again due to high water
ST. PAUL, Minn. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, temporarily closed its Blackhawk Park, located near De Soto, Wisconsin, yesterday, October 9, due to high water.
Published: 10/10/2019

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