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Sneads' Elementary fourth graders competing in a Water Safety Relay at the Every Kid in a Park fieldtrip at Lake Seminole
A day in the park for Sneads' Elementary fourth graders
Lake Seminole recently hosted fourth graders from Sneads Elementary School in Sneads, Florida, participating in the Every Kid in a Park program. The program is an Administration-wide effort supported by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and several other federal agencies. President Barack Obama created Every Kid in a Park so fourth graders and their families could discover our wildlife, resources, and history for free. Story by: Park Ranger Megan Sleeper

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USACE announces new national water safety campaign

MOBILE, Ala. – The summer recreation season has begun and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Mobile District, urges its recreating public to be safe. “Memorial Day through Labor Day is the peak recreation season at our lakes and rivers project,” said Public Affairs Officer E. Patrick Robbins, Mobile District. USACE recently announced a new national adult water safety campaign. The campaign, titled “Life Jackets Worn…Nobody Mourns,” is targeted toward adult males.
Published: 6/24/2016

Colonel James A. DeLapp assumed command of Mobile District

MOBILE, Ala. – Colonel James A. DeLapp assumed command as the 52nd District Engineer in the history of the Mobile District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, in a ceremony today at the Renaissance Mobile Riverview. COL DeLapp succeeds COL Jon J. Chytka, who has been the Commander and District Engineer since Aug. 1, 2013.
Published: 6/23/2016

USACE closes George W. Andrews Lock; Chattachoochee River

MOBILE, Ala. - The Mobile District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that George W. Andrews Lock at mile 153.2 on the Chattahoochee River will be closed to boat traffic until further notice.
Published: 6/2/2016