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**Regulatory Public Notice:  West Virginia Water Quality Public Comment period extended**
Whittle takes command of the 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 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

Corps STEAMs ahead partnering with METRO Teachers at annual symposium
8/20/2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 14, 2019) – A group of technical experts from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District interacted with teachers during the Metro Nashville Public School district’s...
Contract awarded for Green River Dam Stilling Basin work
8/20/2019
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District recently awarded a contract for minor maintenance work to the stilling basin at the tailwater of Green River Dam in Campbellsville, Kentucky. This
NR 19-041: Center Hill Lake's Ragland Bottom Day Use Beach reopens
8/18/2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 18, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District announces that Ragland Bottom Day Use Beach at Center Hill Lake in Smithville, Tenn., is reopened as water...
NR 19-040: Center Hill Lake beach closed due to high E.coli levels
8/16/2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 16, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District announces the immediate closure of Ragland Bottom Day Use Beach at Center Hill Lake in Smithville, Tenn., due to...
NR 19-039: Public invited for tour of Cheatham Dam and Powerhouse
8/16/2019
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 16, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District invites the public for a free tour of Cheatham Dam Lock and Dam and Hydropower Plant in Ashland City, Tenn., 11...

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LRD Commander promoted to Major General
Brig. Gen. Toy speaks to a West Point class about leadership.
Brig. Gen. Toy speaking at the Inland Waterways Conference in Cincinnati, OH on March 7, 2017
Brig. Gen. Toy speaks at West Point.
Brig. Gen. Mark Toy, LRD Commander, visits Olmsted Lock and Dam for the first time since taking command in August 2016.
Brig. Gen. Mark Toy receives a briefing on Olmsted Lock and Dam.
Brig. Gen. Toy receives a briefing on Lock and Dam 52.
Brig. Gen. Mark Toy receives a briefing at Olmsted Lock and Dam.
Brig. Gen. Toy visits Olmsted Locks and Dam
Brig. Gen. Toy visits Cincinnati Museum Center
The Great Lakes and Ohio River Division is partnering with the Cincinnati Museum Center to tell the Army Corps of Engineers' story as it relates to the history of the Ohio River and the city of Cincinnati, Ohio.