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South Atlantic Division Commander, Brig. Gen. Daniel H. Hibner and Cmd. Sgt. Maj. Rodney C. Russell signed a Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month proclamation that declares the division's dedication to fostering a culture of respect, safety, and accountability. By standing united, we send a clear message: sexual assault has no place in our world. Let us continue to work together, embodying the values of courage, integrity, and commitment as we strive for a safer, more inclusive future.
Dustin Gautney was selected as the 2024 USACE Public Affairs Officer of the Year at the Herbert A. Kassner Award Ceremony held in Oakland, CA. Mr. Dustin Gautney, Chief of Public Affairs, Mobile District. Dustin is an essential member of the USACE Public Affairs community – his dedication, hard work and expertise have been instrumental in the modernization and expansion of the Mobile District's elite public affairs program. His leadership and vision have resulted in the establishment of a fully functioning media operations center, the creation of a satellite Public Affairs office, and the addition of several new staff positions to better serve and educate the region. His efforts have not only enhanced the district's reputation, but they have also contributed to the success of the entire South Atlantic Division. Congratulations Dustin!
We would like to congratulate Travis England, from Allatoona Lake, for being selected as the recipient of the 2024 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) National Water Safety Employee Award. Travis stands out for his innovative and comprehensive contributions to water safety. He assisted with coordinating the distribution of over 7,000 donated life jackets, educated nearly 2,000 students about water safety, and his consistent engagement with the community is admirable and reflects great credit upon himself and USACE. Great job Travis!
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Charleston District was awarded the prestigious Army Safety and Occupational Health Star at a ceremony in Charleston today for their commitment to ensuring a safe work environment. Safety is at the forefront of everything the District does and protecting their most valuable asset, their people, is a top priority.
Col. Charles L. Decker, Commander, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Task Force Virgin Islands Puerto Rico, Mr. Jaime A. Pinkham, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works and Ms. Gretchen Sierra-Zorita, Director for PR & Territories in the White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs met with non-governmental organizations and community leaders from areas impacted by the Rio Puerto Nuevo Flood Risk Management project.
Direct hire authority has been approved for positions in Florida and Puerto Rico. Positions include: power plant technicians, mechanics, deckhands, heavy equipment operators, scientists, engineers, park rangers, acountants, contract specialists and office administrative professionals.
The South Atlantic Division and all 5 of our Districts are hiring across a spectrum of disciplines. Please visit our Career page on this website to view the positions currently available and get your career kick started today!

News Releases

Mobile District hosted a "topping out" ceremony
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District hosted a "topping out" ceremony at the construction site of its new headquarters building in downtown Mobile, Alabama, April 10, 2024...
USACE announces FONSI, draft SEA for beach placement of maintenance dredging in Ponce de Leon Inlet for public review, comment
4/8/2024 UPDATED
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, announces the availability of a proposed Finding of No Significant Impact and draft Supplemental Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the...
USACE Jacksonville, City of St. Augustine to conduct public workshop for St. Augustine Back Bay Feasibility Study
4/9/2024 UPDATED
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, in coordination with the City of St. Augustine, will conduct the second in a series of semi-annual workshops devoted to the St. Augustine, Florida,...
USACE is hosting a Western Everglades Restoration Project Update
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Jacksonville District will be hosting an update on the Western Everglades Restoration Project (WERP) on April 17, 2024, from 5:00-7:00 pm at the University of...
USACE hosts Bi-annual informational meeting on all phases of the Central Everglades Planning Project on May 1, 2024
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District (USACE), will host a virtual bi-annual informational meeting Wednesday, May 1, 2024 to inform stakeholders and the public regarding USACE and...
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to resume dry season strategy following trace flows to benefit western canals
The USACE Jacksonville District (SAJ) will resume minimal flows west at 650 cubic feet per second (cfs) out of the W.P. Franklin Lock and Dam (S79), Saturday, to provide low flows to the estuaries and...
USACE Continues to Embrace Innovation at the San Juan Harbor Dredging and Deepening Project
4/8/2024 UPDATED
San Juan, Puerto Rico – Recognizing the vital role the San Juan Harbor plays in the economy of Puerto Rico, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Task Force Virgin Islands Puerto Rico (TF-VIPR)...
Guest opinion: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers walks side-by-side with Florida through challenges from Lake Okeechobee releases
As USACE works through the effects of a strong El Niño climate pattern throughout the south Florida area, we want our partners and stakeholders to know that we are here, and we are listening. As we...

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