Fact Sheets

Category: Herbert Hoover Dike
  • Herbert Hoover Dike/Rehabilitation

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers continues work on Herbert Hoover Dike, the 143-mile structure surrounding Lake Okeechobee. Since 2001, the Corps has made a significant investment, over $870 million, in projects designed to reduce the risk of catastrophic failure of the aging structure.