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Beachfill operations are ongoing in Ocean City and Sea Isle City, New Jersey. Work is designed to reduce the risk of damages from coastal storms.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the swimming beach at Blue Marsh Lake will open to the public on July 2, 2020. Visitation in the Dry Brooks Day Use Area will be limited to 75 percent capacity. Park Rangers will be monitoring the visitation and closing the area as needed.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District will be conducting concrete deck repairs on the Senator William V. Roth, Jr. Bridge (SR-1) in Delaware from early July to late August. The repair work will require single lane closures.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Philadelphia District is managing a project to dredge portions of the Schuylkill River above the Fairmount Dam in Philadelphia, PA. The project is funded by the City of Philadelphia and by private donations. Atlantic Subsea Inc. is the contractor.

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Army Corps of Engineers reports an increase in adult drowning at its lake and river projects this summer
7/10/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that more than 30 people lost their lives to drowning in June at lake and river projects the agency manages. The June statistics represent a 47 percent...
Blue Marsh Lake Swimming Beach to Open; Restrictions in Place for Holiday Weekend
7/1/2020
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced the swimming beach at Blue Marsh Lake will open to the public on July 2, 2020. The bathhouse and shower facilities at the beach will also open. Visitation in...
Blue Marsh Lake Stilling Basin Closure Announcement
6/23/2020
Beginning on June 29, 2020, portions of the Blue Marsh Lake Stilling Basin and Multi-Use Trail will be closed to the public. This closure is related to the ongoing Western Berks Water Authority...

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