US Army Corps of Engineers
Mobile District

News Releases

  • HUNTING SEASON: USACE TENN-TOM WATERWAY PROJECT SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR MOBILITY-IMPAIRED HUNTERS

    MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District at Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway Project seeks volunteers to participate in white-tailed deer hunts during the 2019-2020 hunting season.
  • BUFORD DAM ROAD, PARK AREAS TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE

    MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lake Sidney Lanier recreation site announces that Buford Dam Road as well as park areas with entrances inside the general work area will be closed for roadway maintenance on Tuesday, June 18, 2019 from 9:00 a.m until 5:30 p.m.
  • USACE EXTENDS MOBILE HARBOR GRR/SEIS AGENCY COMMENT PERIOD FOR ADDITIONAL 30 DAYS

    MOBILE, Ala. – The Mobile District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, announced June 13, 2019, it will extend the agency comment period an additional 30 days for the Mobile Harbor Integrated Final General Evaluation Report (GRR) with Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS), Mobile County, Alabama. The agency comment period closing date is now extended to Thursday, July 18, 2019.
  • VALLEY CREEK FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT STUDY TO HOST OPEN HOUSE

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and city of Bessemer will host a public open house event to provide information on the Valley Creek Flood Risk Management Study and seek input from community members on June 19, 2019, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., at the Bessemer Civic Center, located at 1130 9th Avenue S.W., Bessemer, AL 35022.
  • ARMY CORPS ANNOUNCES ADMINISTRATIVE FEE CHANGES

    ATLANTA – Beginning January 1, 2020, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, South Atlantic Division, will implement a revised administrative fee schedule resulting in a total cost of $835 for a dock and land based facilities at its reservoirs and along certain federal waterways in the Southeastern United States. The administrative fee will cover costs the Corps incurs for the issuance or re-issuance of these licenses.
  • USACE EXTENDS THE MOBILE HARBOR GRR/SEIS AGENCY COMMENT PERIOD AN ADDITIONAL 7 DAYS

    MOBILE, Ala. – The Mobile District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today it will extend the agency comment period an additional seven (7) days for the Mobile Harbor Integrated Final General Evaluation Report (GRR) with Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS), Mobile County, Alabama. The agency comment period closing date is now extended to Monday, June 17, 2019
  • OKATIBBEE LAKE: USACE, PH WATERWAY DISTRICT TO HOST 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

    MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District - Okatibbee Lake, and Pat Harrison Waterway District, will host a celebration event Friday, May 31, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. outside the Okatibbee Lake Site Office for Okatibbee Dam and Lake’s 50th Anniversary.
  • SOME RECREATION AREAS TO REMAIN CLOSED AT LAKE LANIER THROUGH MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

    MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Mobile District at Lake Lanier will keep West Bank Day Use Park and Sawnee Campground closed to all public use and access — both land and water — for the upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend.
  • USACE MOBILE DISTRICT PROMOTES WATER SAFETY THIS SUMMER SEASON

    MOBILE, Ala. – Summer is almost here and that means millions of Americans will be planning visits to our nation’s lakes and rivers. As the steward of many of these public waters, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reminds visitors to be aware of the importance of practicing safe, sensible and thoughtful activities in and around the water.
  • USACE, USCG, GEORGIA DNR OFFER MORE SESSIONS FOR BOATING SAFETY COURSE

    MOBILE, Ala. – The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 08-01, in partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at West Point Lake, will conduct a personal watercraft and boating safety course June 8, July 13 and Aug. 10, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the West Point Lake Project Management Office, located at 500 Resource Management Drive in West Point, Georgia.