Army Corps of Engineers

Summer Student Employment At Mark Twain Lake
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake is soliciting for summer student employment for the 2014 recreation season. Students hired will be required to begin work at the completion of the Spring 2014 semester and work until the beginning of the Fall 2014 semester.
The Illinois River to the Rescue?
Well, it's been a few weeks since I mentioned the low levels of the Mississippi River being a problem for shipping especially south of the St. Louis area.  It's so bad that the Army Corps of Engineers is overseeing rock blasting in the channel of the river south of the Gateway City.