Archive: 2019
  • Corps to host public scoping meetings for Buffalo Bayou and Tributaries Resiliency Study

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District will host five public scoping meetings starting April 30 to inform the public about the Buffalo Bayou and Tributaries Resiliency Study (BBTRS) and to seek input from the public on the study scope, potential alternatives that should be considered, and environmental resources of concern.
  • Kingwood development applicant mailed public comments

    GALVESTON, Texas (April 2, 2019) – The Galveston District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Regulatory Branch announced today public comments were forwarded to Romerica Investments, LLC, regarding permit application SWG-2016-00384 for a project near Kingwood, Texas.
  • USACE Galveston District to host Stakeholder Partnering Forum

    GALVESTON, Texas (March. 22, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston District will meet with non-federal sponsors, customers and agency partners at Texas A&M Galveston Wednesday, March 27, to collaborate on programs ranging from the Coastal Texas Protection and Restoration Study, to Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 civil works projects.
  • Wallisville Lake Master Plan public comment period ends April 12

    Wallisville Lake Master Plan comment period ends April 12, 2019
  • President's Fiscal 2020 Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Civil Works Program released

    The President’s Budget for Fiscal Year 2020 (FY 2020) includes $4.827 billion in gross discretionary funding for the Civil Works program of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
  • Kingwood Development regulatory public comment period ends

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today the end of the public comment period for the Romerica Investments, LLC permit application, SWG-2016-00384.
  • Wallisville Lake Project meeting scheduled March 12

    WALLISVILLE, Texas (February 22, 2019) – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District’s Wallisville Lake Project Office will host a public meeting to provide information and receive public input for its Master Plan revision for the Wallisville Lake Project. The meeting is scheduled for March 12 from 6-7:30 p.m., at the Whites Park Community Center, 222 White Park Rd, Wallisville, Texas 77597. The meeting will begin with a presentation, followed by an open house for attendees to view current project maps, ask questions and provide comments about the project and future land use classification.
  • Coastal Texas Study Public Comments to be reviewed and incorporated

    GALVESTON, Texas (February 8, 2019)− Colonel Lars Zetterstrom, Galveston District Commander, United States Army Corps of Engineers, and Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush announced today the Coastal Texas Protection and Restoration Feasibility Study (Coastal Texas Study) public comment period will end at midnight tonight.
  • $5.6 million dollar Hurricane Ike repair project to close Skyline Drive

    TEXAS CITY, Texas (January 31, 2019) – Skyline Drive is scheduled to close from February 1 thru June 1, 2019 for repairs as part of a $5.6 million U.S. Army Corps of Engineer Hurricane Flood Protection Project. “Hurricane Ike caused previous erosion and the closure will allow us to safely move heavy equipment and material along the road,” said Jantzen Miller, a USACE Galveston District project manager.
  • Wallisville Lake Project small game hunting permits available for 2019

    WALLISVILLE, Texas (Jan 31, 2019) – Small game hunting permits are ready for issue. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District’s Wallisville Lake Project Office staff is now issuing small game hunting permits for the 2019 season as part of the Wildlife Management Program. This is a pilot program to increase public hunting availability at the Wallisville Lake Project.