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Roadwork to close recreation area at Success Lake

Success Lake, California – Success Lake, near Porterville, California, is temporarily closing [Read More]
Published: Oct-23-18

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. [Read More]
Published: Jul-09-18

Corps to consider temporary deviation to Success Lake operation

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District released its draft environmental assessment and draft finding of no significant impact on April 26 for a water control manual deviation at Success Lake that would add 10,000 acre-feet of storage for this year. [Read More]
Published: Apr-28-17

Success Lake to celebrate National Public Lands Day on Sept. 26

Success Lake near Porterville, California, will celebrate National Public Lands Day, waiving fees for its day-use recreation areas and hosting volunteers for a number of park improvement projects on Sept. 26. [Read More]
Published: Sep-18-15

Army Corps awards $496K contract for Success Dam slide gate maintenance

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District awarded a $496,762 contract Sept. 17 to Abide International Inc. of Sonoma to conduct routine maintenance on the slide gates at Success Dam near Porterville. [Read More]
Published: Sep-18-14

Corps to fill borehole test sites at Success Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District is scheduled to begin work in late April to fill and close borehole testing sites at Success Dam that were drilled to evaluate the integrity of the earthen structure and stability of soil and rock underneath the dam during the Success Dam Safety Modification Study. [Read More]
Published: Apr-17-14

Corps seeks marina operator at Success Lake

Revitalized water recreation at Success Lake is another step closer as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District advertises the availability of a lease for a commercial marina at the popular reservoir near Porterville. [Read More]
Published: Mar-17-14

Government shutdown will close area Army Corps parks Oct. 6

As of Sunday, Oct. 6, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District will close public access to its 10 parks in California as a result of the federal government shutdown. [Read More]
Published: Oct-04-13

Corps maintains higher water storage capacity at Success Dam

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District announced June 10 it will maintain the operating restriction at Success Dam implemented in 2012. The restriction allows water storage up to 65,000 acre-feet or approximately 75 percent of the maximum capacity of the reservoir behind Success Dam. Ultimately, this could mean more water for local users during high-water months. [Read More]
Published: Jun-10-13