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Detroit District Photo Contest
Attention all shutterbugs! We invite you to enter your pictures in our photo contest! As you are out enjoying the Soo Locks, Duluth Ship Canal and Great Lakes Piers and harbors be sure to have your camera handy to capture the great landscapes, boats and piers that are only found on the Great Lakes. Click the link for more details.
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Biologist plans to fish fulltime
As a young boy growing up in the small town of Midland, Michigan, he spent his summers fishing, water skiing and swimming. Now, as a 68-year-old biologist for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, he still very much enjoys the outdoors.
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New lock at the Soo Locks
Find the latest and greatest information about a new lock at the Soo Locks at the link below
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Engineers Day at the Soo Locks
A Michigan landmark will open its doors to the public, when the Soo Locks hosts its annual open house Soo Locks Engineers Day on Friday June 29, 2018 from 9am-4pm. The day celebrates the engineers who built the Soo Locks along with the men and women of the past and present who maintain the Locks. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers invite people of all ages to come explore the Soo Locks. The park and all facilities are open free to the public and parking is located on Portage Avenue.

Regulatory Public Notices

LRE-2018-70440-S18

6/19/2018
Proposed weed deflector in the Detroit River at Riverview, Michigan

LRE-2018-00393-S18

6/18/2018
Proposed 40’ long steel sheet piling stepped groin and removal of an existing 30’ long x 3.3’ wide gabion baskets in Lake Huron at Lexington, Michigan

LRE-2004-230010-S18

6/15/2018
Proposed canoe/kayak launch in the Tittabawassee River at Freeland, Michigan.

Other Public Notices

Manistique River Sea Lamprey Barrier Public notice

5/21/2018
 NOTICE TO ALL INTERESTED AGENCIES, PUBLIC GROUPS AND CITIZENS: The U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers

Little Manistee River SLBT Public Notice

5/21/2018
 NOTICE TO ALL INTERESTED AGENCIES, PUBLIC GROUPS AND CITIZENS: The U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers

Latest News Releases

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Releases Work Plan for Fiscal 2018 Civil Works Appropriations

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) delivered to Congress its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY 2018) work plan for the Army Civil Works program on Thursday, June 7.
Published: 6/11/2018

Detroit Corps office receives more than $79 million in recently approved Work Plan

DETROIT—The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District announces additions to its fiscal year
Published: 6/11/2018

Corps to host coastal informational beach walk

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, will host an informational outreach
Published: 6/8/2018

News Stories

Biologist plans to fish fulltime

As a young boy growing up in the small town of Midland, Michigan, he spent his summers fishing,
Published: 6/6/2018

District counsel to serve as federal judge

By Lynn Rose, public affairs chief, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit DistrictImagine how
Published: 5/16/2018

Soo Locks Winter Work

By Emily Schaefer, public affairs specialist, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit DistrictThey
Published: 6/8/2017

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