Ports and Waterways

Mississippi River and Tributaries

Agency NameDepartment of Defense - Army Corps of Engineers
Funding Amount$808,000,000.00
Bureau Name Corps of Engineers - Civil Works
Funding Mechanism Direct Federal
New? No
Funding Mechanism Direct Federal

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients The Army Corps will use this funding to plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain certain Federal flood damage reduction projects.
Program Description Funds work on Federal projects to help reduce the risk of flood damage in the lower Mississippi River alluvial valley below Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Eligible Uses Eligible Federal projects on the lower Mississippi River or its tributaries.
Statutory Location Division J, Title III
Federal Cost Share Requirement In general, unless otherwise specified in law, projects are 100 percent Federally funded.