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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.

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Corps of Engineers suspends plans for drawdown of intermediate pool

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, will not at this time proceed with a request to temporarily lower the elevations of the Mississippi River in the intermediate pool between Upper and Lower St. Anthony Falls locks and dams.
Published: 2/14/2019

Corps meeting on dredge management in Winona rescheduled for Feb. 21

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is rescheduling a public meeting on Mississippi River dredged material in Winona, Minnesota, to Feb. 21.
Published: 2/7/2019

Corps announces public meeting, comment period for Minnesota Valley habitat restoration project

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District, is seeking public input on its plan to construct six water level management structures for the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge in the Twin Cities.
Published: 2/7/2019