US Army Corps of Engineers
Great Lakes and Ohio River Division

The 2018 National Inventory of Dams (NID) is now available! All charts, queries and maps reflect the most current NID database. The NID was populated using the 116th Congressional District information. State and federal dam regulators provided their data from May to November 2018 for inclusion in the 2018 database.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday for the Olmsted Locks and Dam, a project that will bring reliable navigation to the Ohio River offering millions of dollars of economic gains annually.
The Great Lakes Navigation System and its connectivity is vitally important to the Nation's economy. The Soo Locks remain the critical connection between raw materials and manufacturing for the nation. The Detroit District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is proud to operate and maintain the Soo Locks in service to our nation.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the nation’s leading provider of outdoor recreation with over 400 lake and river projects in 43 states and more than 360 million visits per year. Please be careful in and around the water because even strong swimmers drown. Check out this website to find valuable tips and resources that could save your life or the life of someone you care about.

LRD Latest News

Zoar Levee Public Meeting on April 24
HUNTINGTON, W.Va – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District will hold a public meeting to provide the latest information on modifications to the Zoar Levee. The meeting will be on...
Village of Grover Hill Wastewater System Improvements Project Receives Section 594 Assistance from USACE
4/19/2019 UPDATED
Buffalo, NY – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District has entered into an agreement with the Village of Grover Hill, in Paulding County, Ohio to provide approximately $1M in funding to go...
NR 19-029: Corps conducting flood reduction surveys in Bell County
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (April 18, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District is performing structure surveys in Bell County, Kentucky during the spring and summer of 2019 to identify homes...
Concrete placement rolling along at Center Hill’s auxiliary saddle dam
LANCASTER, Tenn. (April 18, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently began placing “roller-compacted concrete” to build a reinforcing berm downstream of Center Hill’s auxiliary dam. This...
NR 19-028: Cordell Hull Lake has passes for 2019 recreation season
CARTHAGE, Tenn. (April 18, 2019) – Cordell Hull Lake is offering the America the Beautiful Recreation Passes and Corps of Engineers Annual Pass for the 2019 recreation season from May 1 until Sept. 2,...