Elected officials joined the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and project partners for a media event and site tour of the Folsom Dam auxiliary spillway project in Folsom, Calif., Aug. 27, 2015, to celebrate completion of the Folsom Dam auxiliary spillway control structure – Joint Federal Project Phase III.
New campaign of levee work planned along Sacramento River
Read more at: The Sacramento Bee
SAFCA has released for public review a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for proposed levee improvements along the Lower American and Sacramento Rivers and North Sacramento Streams.
SAFCA is proposing to implement levee improvements in portions of the City and County of Sacramento. Elements of the proposed project include: levee improvements to approximately 4 miles along the NEMDC/Steelhead Creek and Arcade Creek levees; levee improvements to approximately 6 miles of the Sacramento River East Levee in the Little Pocket and Pocket areas.
The DEIR for this project is available for review and comment from March 18 until May 1, 2015.
NorCal storms spark renewed interest in flood insurance
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House authorizes $1 billion project for Natomas levees (WRRDA). Read more at The Sacramento Bee.
Editorial: A big step for Sacramento’s flood protection (WRRDA- federal authorization for Natomas levee project) Read more at The Sacramento Bee
Water bill would aid flood control in California. Read more at The Sacramento Bee.