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December, 2012

How the Chicago District has 'weathered' recent storm events

A look at Hurricane Sandy and drought impacts to district navigation infrastructure. [Read More]
Published: Dec-26-12

Dredging commences for the number one area of contamination in the Great Lakes after 40 years

The Indiana Harbor and Canal had not been dredged since 1972, but thanks to a truly collaborative effort, the Chicago District has started to safely remove and contain sediment to not only restore deep draft commercial navigation but improve water quality in southern Lake Michigan. [Read More]
Published: Dec-11-12