Sacramento District News Releases

  • New Hogan Lake seeks volunteers for National Public Lands Day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – New Hogan Lake, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park, is hosting National Public Lands Day on Sept. 22, providing free entry to day-use areas for all participating volunteers. This year’s event begins at 7:30 a.m. and concludes at 1 p.m., with volunteers participating in a variety of projects such as trail maintenance, shoreline
  • Pine Flat Lake seeks volunteers for National Public Lands Day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Pine Flat Lake, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park, is hosting National Public Lands Day on Sept. 22, providing free entry to day-use areas for all participating volunteers. This year’s event begins at 7:30 a.m. and concludes at 1:30 p.m., with volunteers participating in a variety of projects such as trail maintenance,
  • Stanislaus River Parks seeks volunteers for National Public Lands Day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Stanislaus River Parks, is hosting National Public Lands Day on Sept. 22, providing free entry to day-use areas for all participating volunteers. This year’s event begins at 8 a.m. and concludes at 12:30 p.m. with volunteers participating in a variety of projects such as trail maintenance,
  • Success Lake seeks volunteers for National Public Lands Day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Success Lake, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park, is hosting National Public Lands Day on Sept. 22, providing free entry to day-use areas for all participating volunteers. This year’s event begins at 8 a.m. and concludes at noon with volunteers participating in a variety of projects such as trail maintenance, shoreline
  • Englebright Lake seeks volunteers for National Public Lands Day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Englebright Lake, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers park, is hosting National Public Lands Day on Sept. 15, providing free entry to day-use areas for all participating volunteers. This year’s event begins at 8:45 a.m. and concludes at noon, with volunteers participating in a variety of projects such as trail maintenance, shoreline
  • Corps awards $90M for work at Military Ocean Terminal Concord

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District awarded an $89,974,550 contract to Kiewit Manson Construction, of Vancouver, Washington, for replacement and upgrade of the Wharf 2 project for container crane operations at Military Ocean Terminal (MOTCO) in Concord.
  • Tests show Pine Flat Lake algae bloom has subsided

    SACRAMENTO, California – The Central Valley Water Board has completed a third round of testing for toxins at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District’s Pine Flat Lake.      Five locations sampled within Pine Flat Lake reveal that conditions of the lake are improving and no cyanotoxins were found to be present. There has also been a
  • Sacramento District projects get $2.1 billion in supplemental appropriation

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced supplemental funding July 5 for five Sacramento District projects, totaling an investment of more than $2.1 billion in flood risk management efforts.
  • Corps opens French Gulch Boat Launch at Isabella Lake

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has announced the opening of the French Gulch Boat Launch at Isabella Lake in Kern County, California.
  • Hensley and Eastman lakes experiencing algae blooms, caution advised

    SACRAMENTO, California – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District’s Hensley Lake, and H.V. Eastman Lake, are experiencing algae blooms. Signage has been posted around the lakes. Water quality testing has taken place and confirmed the presence of toxins. Caution is advised.  If visitors to Hensley Lake or H.V. Eastman Lake encounter