Water Infrastructure


Nebraska: Flooding continues on the Platte River and for portions of the South Platte River

The flood warning has been cancelled for the South Platte River across western Lincoln County.¬† However, flood warnings still remain in effect along the South Platte River from the Colorado state line through southeast Deuel and Keith County, and along the Platte River in eastern Lincoln County.¬† River forecast points available for reference,¬†forecasts and impacts…


USGS Responds to Record Flooding in Colorado and beyond

Floodwaters and resulting landslides from historic rain events across Colorado over the last week have taken eight lives, destroyed 1500 homes, and left more than 300 people still missing. While the rain has subsided for the time being, devastation is prevalent along the urban corridor from Denver north to Fort Collins. As record flooding continues…


Mississippi River Mayors to Sign First-Ever MOCP with Army Corps of Engineers

~More than 20 Mississippi River Mayors are holding a press briefing to announce important developments in their work to make the Mississippi River more sustainable–including a first-ever Memorandum of Common Purpose with the US Army Corps of Engineers. The briefing will be followed by the Mayors’ Jobs Forum, where leaders in navigation, agriculture, water infrastructure,…