Army Corps to hold public comment meeting for F.E. Walter Dam recreation plan

Published Sept. 1, 2016

The U.S. Army Corps Engineers’ Philadelphia District will host a meeting to review the 2016 Francis E. Walter Dam recreation plan and solicit feedback for next year’s plan. 

The meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Oct. 18 at the White Haven Area Community Library at 99 Towanda St, White Haven, PA 18661. Organizational leadership is encouraged to attend and provide recommendations and feedback. 

During the 2016 season, USACE scheduled 24 whitewater releases and numerous fisheries enhancement water releases. Several additional increments could be scheduled if enough water is accumulated in the reservoir. The 2016 plan is available here.   


Steve Rochette

Release no. 16-027