The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) signed the Chief’s Report Apr. 16 on deepening and widening portions of the Lake Worth Inlet, Palm Beach Harbor. The Chief’s Report outlines the major national benefits of the project including transportation cost savings and increased economic efficiency of the port. The inlet’s primary problems include economic inefficiencies exacerbated by channel and turning basins that don’t meet current world fleet requirements.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will close additional portions of the Lake Okeechobee Scenic Trail
Lt. Col. Mark R. Himes was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in a ceremony
conducted April 4.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Jacksonville District will reduce the amount of water currently