Army Corps To Raise Spillway At Success Lake. It’s Nothing Like Oroville

Report from The Fresno Bee – The Army Corps of Engineers will spend $74 million to enlarge Success Lake east of Porterville, doubling flood protection for the city and boosting the water supply for farmers. The money is from a $17 billion appropriation by Congress for long-term disaster recovery projects and short-term repair projects across the nation. A list of projects approved by the Corps, including for Success and Isabella, was released Thursday. (more)

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Greg Harvey has been selected as the Board’s Plan Implementation and Compliance Branch Chief, effective July 1, 2019. Greg has over 18 years of experience in the engineering field and has been with the Board since 2017. Since that time, Greg has played an active role in the coordination with key agencies for the Central Valley Flood Protection Plan Update, managed multiple flood system improvement projects, and acted as PIC Branch Supervisor for nine months. Congratulations, Greg!