Sacramento District News Releases

  • Levee improvement work along Sacramento River set to begin this week

    Site preparation activity for upcoming levee improvements along the Sacramento River east levee will begin this week, kicking off a five-year U.S. Army Corps of Engineers project to upgrade levees throughout the Sacramento region and widen the Sacramento Weir.
  • Corps to discuss cleanup efforts at Former Camp Beale

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District will host an informal public meeting April 11 in Smartsville to share information regarding cleanup efforts of potentially hazardous materials at the former Camp Beale, located 10 miles east of Marysville near Beale Air Force Base.USACE is conducting a remedial investigation of the site for soil
  • Tule River Spillway project document out for public review

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District will hold a public meeting to discuss the draft environmental assessment released last month that outlines the Tule River Spillway Enlargement Project at Success Lake in Tulare County.
  • USACE awards $6.4M contract for Hamilton City levee work

    SACRAMENTO, California – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District awarded a $6,407,035 construction contract on September 26 to James Fisher Jr. Excavating of Willows, California. The company will provide construction work on the Hamilton City Phase 2B Levee Improvement Construction Project.Hamilton City is located approximately 90
  • Richard L. Schafer Dam christened in renaming ceremony

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers held a ceremony October 1 to formally rename Success Dam after longtime Tule River Water Master Richard L. Schafer.
  • Tule River Spillway project document out for public review

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has released a draft environmental assessment outlining the Tule River Spillway Enlargement Project at Success Lake in Tulare County.
  • Army Corps of Engineers waives fees on National Public Lands Day, Sept. 28

     SACRAMENTO, California – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will celebrate National Public Lands Day by waiving fees for its day-use recreation areas and hosting volunteers for a number of park improvement projects on Saturday, Sept. 28.National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands. For more than two
  • Englebright Lake to Celebrate National Public Lands Day on Sept. 21

    SACRAMENTO, California – Englebright Lake will celebrate National Public Lands Day by waiving fees for its day-use recreation areas and hosting volunteers for a number of park improvement projects on Saturday, Sept. 21.Officially, National Public Lands Day is Sept. 28, but Englebright Lake will celebrate it a week early to align their efforts with
  • U.S Army Corps Awards Construction Contract for New VA Stockton Clinic

    VA Palo Alto Health Care System and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District awarded a $143.5 million construction contract on August 29 to S. J. Amoroso Construction Company of Redwood City, California, to build a new patient care facility near Stockton.
  • USACE Awards Construction Contract for Folsom Dam Raise Dike 8

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Sacramento District awarded a $4.2 million construction contract August 8 to Odin Construction Solutions, Inc., of Rocklin, California, to raise Dike 8 at Folsom Lake by 3.5 feet.