US Army Corps of Engineers
Rock Island District

A public open house is scheduled for Nov. 14, to discuss plans for ecosystem restoration in the lower portion of Mississippi River Pool 13. The event will run from 4-6 p.m. at the Clinton County Administration Building at 1900 N. 3rd St. in Clinton, Iowa. All are welcome to attend.
A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at noon on Nov. 11 celebrating the grand reopening of the newly remodeled Veterans Trail at Coralville Lake. All are invited to attend.
The Rock Island District has received funding to continue critical efforts to hydraulically model the Upper Mississippi River System. Visit the link below to learn more about the hydraulic model update.
On Sept. 12, the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of the Army signed a new rule to repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule and restore the regulatory regime that existed prior to the 2015 Clean Water Rule.
To facilitate major repairs, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District will be closing six of the eight locks and dams on the Illinois Waterway in the year 2020. The closures are scheduled to take place simultaneously to lessen impact to commercial navigation as much as possible. For more information click the link below.
The Final Environmental Assessment is now available for the Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Flood Risk Management Project. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, and the City of Cedar Rapids are partners in the implementation of this flood risk management plan for the Cedar River.