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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu District, in cooperation with the City and County of Honolulu, will complete a Supplemental Environmental Assessment (SEA) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the Hawaii Environmental Policy Act (HEPA) compliance requirements for the Ala Wai Watershed Flood Risk Management Project. As part of the assessment process, USACE will be holding four virtual public scoping meetings and engineering forum sessions prior to publication and solicitation of public comment on the Draft EA report.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Honolulu District recently completed a successful Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) during which 536 contract actions were awarded totaling $316 million, including $74.8 million for small business. Honolulu District contract actions signify the Corps' commitment to deliver world-class facilities to the Armed Forces of the United States, protect and improve the lives of the people of Hawaii and the Pacific Region, as well as provide jobs that stimulate the local and Pacific economies.
TAMUNING, GUAM (Sept. 19, 2020) - USACE led a virtual site walkthrough with contractor Hensel Phelps to discuss requirements for providing additional power capability for rooms in Guam Memorial Hospital (GMH) to meet the emergent need for increased patient capacity and care capability in Guam. Also attending the walkthrough were personnel and representatives from Naval Facilities Engineering Command-Marianas (NAVFAC Marianas) GMH Authority, GovGuam agencies (Guam Fire Department, Civil Defense, Air National Guard Engineering), and Health and Human Services. The walkthrough was live-streamed to the Honolulu District project team in Hawaii via Webex. USACE photo by Lt. Col. Woodrow Pengelly
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu District completed an Engineering Documentation Report Aug. 6 that provides the new recommended plan for the Ala Wai Flood Control Project. The report and this map showing the current proposed project design changes and new feature recommendations are available on the Ala Wai project webpage: https://go.usa.gov/xfARb.

Public Notices

PUBLIC NOTICE FOR FEDERAL REGISTER NOTICE ANNOUNCING THE REISSUANCE OF THE NATIONWIDE PERMITS

1/14/2021
On January 13, 2021, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) published a final rule in the Federal Register (86 FR 2744) announcing the reissuance of 12 existing nationwide permits (NWPs) and four new NWPs, as well as the reissuance of NWP general conditions and definitions with some modifications.

Finegayan Danger Zone POH-2018-78 Final Rule

8/10/2020
Interested parties are hereby notified that In response to a request by the United States Navy and pursuant to the Corps of Engineers (Corps) authorities in Section 7 of the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1917 (40 Stat 266; 33 U.S.C. 1) and Chapter XIX of the Army Appropriations Act of 1919 (40 Stat 892; 33 U.S.C. 3), the Corps is amending its danger zone regulations to establish a permanent danger zone in the Pacfiic Ocean adjacent to the Finegayan Small Arms Range (FSAR) on Guam.

Public Notice of Application for Permit / POH-2018-00162

5/5/2020
Interested parties are hereby notified that an application has been received for a Department of the Army (DA) permit for performing three geotechnical investigative borings in Pago Pago Harbor at the Malaloa Wharf, Island of Tutuila, American Samoa. Based upon the findings of the geotechnical investigations, the applicant would then select one of two design options for constructing an extension of the existing Malaloa Wharf. The proposed work would involve dredging approximately 10,930 cubic yards (cy) of harbor sediments to provide access to the shoreward side of the new wharf structure, installing sheet piles, and discharging about 10,276 cy of dredged material into 0.48 acres of navigable waters of the U.S.

Clean Water Act Final Rule Repealing the 2015 Clean Water Rule

12/13/2019
The Environmental Protection Agency and Department of the Army signed a final rule to repeal the 2015 Clean Water Rule (2015 Rule) and re-codify the regulatory text defining "waters of the United States" that existed prior to the 2015 Rule. This action will become effective on December 23, 2019. This final rule will be implemented in accordance with Supreme Court decisions, agency guidance, and longstanding practice.

News Releases

USACE holding public scoping meetings for Ala Wai watershed project
11/6/2020 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu District, in cooperation with the City and County of Honolulu, will complete a Supplemental Environmental Assessment (SEA) in accordance with the...
Honolulu District awards $316 million in FY20 contracts in Hawaii, Pacific Region
10/13/2020 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Honolulu District recently completed a successful Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20) during which 536 contract actions were awarded totaling $316 million, including $74.8 million...
USACE awards contract to increase Guam Memorial Hospital patient capacity for Alternate Care Facility use
9/22/2020
Working in partnership with the government of Guam and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Honolulu District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) awarded a contract Sept. 18 to...
New recommended system for Ala Wai project evaluated in technical report
8/18/2020 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Honolulu District completed an Engineering Documentation Report Aug. 6 that provides the new recommended plan for the Ala Wai Flood Control Project...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Honolulu District welcomes 72nd commander
6/23/2020 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Honolulu District welcomes new leadership Wednesday, June 24 as Lt. Col. Eric S. Marshall assumes command from Lt. Col. Kathryn P. Sanborn during a modified change of...
Honolulu District hydraulic engineer named 2019 USACE Climate Champion Award winner
5/26/2020 UPDATED
Honolulu District’s Jessica Podoski, a hydraulic engineer in the Civil Works Technical Branch, Engineering and Construction Division, is the national U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Climate...
USACE, NAVFAC Marianas partner to assess Guam sites for potential alternate care facilities
4/13/2020 UPDATED
In response to the spread of coronavirus in Guam, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Honolulu District and Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Marianas have combined efforts to...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers evaluates Oahu, Kauai sites for use as potential alternate care facilities
4/3/2020 UPDATED
In response to the spread of coronavirus in Hawaii, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Honolulu District technical survey team conducted initial planning and site assessments of two Oahu and five...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers evaluate Hawaii county facilities for potential use as alternate care sites
4/2/2020 UPDATED
In response to the spread of coronavirus in Hawaii, a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Honolulu District technical survey team conducted five initial planning and site assessments of facilities...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seeking design-build capability statements for retrofit of pre-existing buildings and facilities
3/27/2020 UPDATED
With emerging space capacity for medical facilities in Hawaii and the Pacific region due to the COVID-19 outbreak, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Honolulu District contracting branch is...

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