NORFOLK – The
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Tuesday delivered to Congress its Fiscal
Year 2016 (FY 2016) work plan for the Army Civil Works program just hours after
the president released his proposed FY 17 budget.
The proposed budget and work plan include a total of $64
million for Norfolk District civil works projects in Virginia through FY16-17.
Some of the major
The Norfolk District’s portion of the Army Civil Works budget
funds studies, planning, design, construction, and operation and maintenance of
water resources projects throughout the Rappahannock, York, James, and Chowan
River basins, as well as the coastal portions of Virginia.
Both the budget and the work plan are subject to the
approval of congress.
The work plan, which provides a detailed list of funding for
each Civil Works appropriation accounts is available here.