St. Paul District Missions

The St. Paul District is responsible for:

  • supporting inland navigation by operating 13 locks and dams and by maintaining the Nine-Foot Navigation Channel.
  • helping local communities reduce damages caused by flooding.
  • issuing permits for work in wetlands and navigable rivers.
  • environmental restoration programs to improve fish and wildlife habitat.
  • emergency response operations following natural disasters.
  • recreation activities at Corps facilities and reservoirs including campgrounds, day-use areas, boat ramps and swimming beaches.


U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
St. Paul District

332 Minnesota St., Suite E1500
St. Paul, MN 55101

(651) 290-5200