US Army Corps of Engineers
New York District

News Releases

Army Corps, NYC Mayor, and U.S. Sen. Schumer Announce that Rockaway Beach Will be Fully Open This Summer
5/15/2019
NYC Mayor joined Army Corps' Commanding General Lt. Gen. Todd Semonite, Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver, FAICP, and Ethan Long to mark the completion of...
Army Corps completes construction of the Long Beach Coastal Storm Risk Reduction Project
4/24/2019 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, announced the completion of construction on the Long Beach Coastal Storm Risk Reduction Project. Completion of this project means storm risk...
Army Corps and New York City Mayor Announce Beginning of Process to Dredge East Rockaway Inlet, Paving the Way for Beach Re-Nourishment in the Rockaways
4/1/2019 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio announced that a USACE contractor, Weeks Marine has begun moving work vessels, pipe, and other equipment to perform maintenance...

Recent News

New York District Drift Collection Vessel HAYWARD leads Parade of Ships
5/23/2019
NEW YORK-The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Drift Collection Vessel HAYWARD sailed alongside the wedge of U.S. Navy and Canadian surface combatants, Military Sealift ships, and U.S. Coast Guard vessels...
Home Relocations Make Way For Coastal Restoration Project, Dunes
5/21/2019 UPDATED
Thinking about physically relocating a home often conjures up images of a huge structure on a flatbed truck with a police escort and the words “Wide-Load” emblazoned on the back. This spring, the New...
Army Corps Looks Out For Threatened Species While Executing Critical Missions
5/21/2019 UPDATED
On a blustery spring morning, Jeffrey Fry, a biologist in New York District’s Environmental Analysis Branch, Planning Division, travels to Great Kills Park on the south shore of Staten Island, with...