Tag: Levee Safety Program
  • 21-028 Walla Walla Levee Safety Team earns national honors

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – The Walla Walla District’s Levee Safety Team has won the 2020 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Levee Safety Team of the Year. The award, given by Headquarters, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, recognizes the best levee safety team in the nation for that year.
  • 17-018 Four Idaho, Washington dams plus McNary Levee System reclassified as safer by Corps of Engineers

    WALLA WALLA, Wash. – Four U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District dams in Idaho and Washington state, plus the McNary Levee System in southeast Washington, have been reclassified by the Corps as safer “Low Risk” dams and dam-related levees within the Corps’ nationwide Dam Safety Action Classification (DSAC) system. The Corps operates more than 700 dam nationwide and has an ongoing and aggressive Dam Safety Program to reduce public risk and environmental damage.