US Army Corps of Engineers
Rock Island District

District Projects

Dubuque FRM Project, IA - Cap Section 205

Published March 8, 2019

Contact
Program Manager
309-794-5704
cemvr-pm-web@usace.army.mil

Location
Dubuque, Iowa

Description

The City of Dubuque is requesting assistance with issues along the US Senator John C. Culver Floodwall at the Mississippi River in the City of Dubuque, IA. Flood protection challenges include the efficacy of the "I" wall located along the southern most section of the flood protection system, which does not meet the post-Katrina factor of safety, as well as the condition of flood wall gates (foundation, design and design height) and the pumping system (capacity).

Background

This project is a potential new start. A letter of request has been received from the sponsor. The initial phase of work will be to complete the Federal Interest Determination.

Status

This project is awaiting new start designation and funding. 

Authority
CA - Continuing Authorities - Section 205

Summarized Project Costs

Estimated Federal Cost  $364,000 
Estimated Non-Federal Cost  $209,000
Estimated Total Project Cost  $573,000
Allocations Prior to FY 2019  $0
FY 2019 Allocation  $0
FY 2019 Total Capability  $100,000 

 

Major Work Item Current Year

FY 2019: Awaiting new start designation and funding.