$140.5M in FY21 Work Plan for Buffalo District

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District, will receive a total of $140,542,000 in the Fiscal Year 2021 Work Plan to complete projects across the District’s area of responsibility. 

This includes the $34,405,000 the District had already received in the Fiscal Year 2021 President’s Budget. 

“The Buffalo District is grateful for the large investment into critical projects that will have a profound impact on the quality of life, environmental health and economic growth across the lower water shed of lakes Erie and Ontario,” said Lt. Col. Eli Adams, Buffalo District commander.

Construction General: Additional $1,500,000 received

Operations & Maintenance: Additional $31,787,000 received

  • Presque Isle, Pa., $1,500,000 (WP), $0 (PB), $1.5M in sand nourishment;
  • Ashtabula Harbor, Ohio, $2,293,000 (WP), $2,293,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Black Rock Channel & Tonawanda Harbor, N.Y., $6,547,000 (WP), $6,547,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Buffalo Harbor, N.Y., $14,708,000 (WP), $1,208,000 (PB), $13.5M will be used to repair the North Breakwater – Phase One;
  • Cleveland Harbor, Ohio, $23,941,000 (WP), $8,761,000 (PB), Funds will be used for additional dredging activities ($1.13M), maintenance of dredged material disposal facilities for navigation ($3.3M), interim CDF maintenance ($250k) and construction West Breakwater repair ($10.5M);
  • Conneaut Harbor, Ohio, $911,000 (WP), $911,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Erie Harbor, Pa., $1,618,000 (WP), $1,618,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Fairport Harbor, Ohio, $1,420,000 (WP), $7,000 (PB), $1.413M will be used for dredging, environmental coordination and sediment sampling and analysis;
  • Huron Harbor, Ohio, $1,323,000 (WP), $1,323,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Lorain Harbor, Ohio, $1,702,000 (WP), $8,000 (PB), $1.694M will be used for dredging, environmental coordination and sediment sampling and analysis;
  • Mount Morris Dam, N.Y., $3,620,000 (WP), $3,620,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Oswego Harbor, N.Y., $6,000 (WP), $6,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Rochester Harbor, N.Y., $1,300,000 (WP), $1,300,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Sandusky Harbor, Ohio, $1,065,000 (WP), $1,065,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget;
  • Toledo Harbor, Ohio, $5,738,000 (WP), $5,738,000 (PB) No change from President’s Budget.

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