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Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is one of 16 federal agencies participating in this Administration initiative to protect and restore the Great Lakes. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI) was started in 2010 and has already made major strides in cleaning up Areas of Concern, stopping the spread of invasive species, and restoring fish and wildlife habitat throughout the Great Lakes watershed.

USACE Chicago District is implementing a variety of GLRI restoration projects within the Lakes Michigan watershed

Great Lakes Restoration Homepage

Chicago District Project Partnership Agreements

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Chicago District considers the partnerships we have with State and local agencies and governments one of our strongest tools to get projects accomplished for the people we serve.  Click the link below to review some of our Project Partnership Agreements we have in place to successfully execute projects in our Area of Concern.

Chicago District List of Project Partnership Agreements

Chicago District Completed Projects

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Chicago District is proud of the work we have done in our area of concern to help the people and communities we serve.  Click the link below to be taken to a list of completed projects.

Chicago District List of Completed Projects

Public Notices

Proposal for the construction of a revetment along Lake Michigan to provide erosion protection for the dunes and shoreline properties from 64 to 156 Shore Drive in Ogden Dunes, Porter County, Indiana...
Proposal to lower U.S. Route 14 under the existing CN/EJ&E Railway between Elm Road and Illinois Route 59 (Hough Street) in the Village of Barrington, Lake County, Illinois...
Notice of Availability of the Beta Streamflow Duration Assessment Methods for the Northeast andSoutheast...
Regional General Permit 26
Re-issuance of Regional General Permit 26 Emergency Reconstruction and Repair Activities for Flood Damaged Areas in all Waters of the United States in the State of Illinois...
The Chicago District will be adopting Regional Permit 38, Fill Material Placed in Waters of the United States for Linear Transportation Crossings in the State of Illinois...
On January 18, 2023, the final "Revised Definition of 'Waters of the United States'" rule was published in the Federal Register; the rule will be effective on March 20, 2023...
Proposed Updates to the National Wetland Plant List...
Release of the Interim Draft of the National Ordinary High Water Mark Field Delineation Manual for Rivers and Streams (Interim Draft National OHWM Manual)...