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Inspection finds lock in need of repairs

...this valve is imminent and therefore needs to be rebuilt as soon as possible," wrote Corps District Commander Col. Joe Schmitt to Augusta Mayor Bob Young. "When the bearings fail the lock will become inoperable." Mr. Young said there probably...
Fishing contract clarified

...garrison commander. "We're optimistic about working together." Col. Roman and the Corps' district commander, Col. Joe Schmitt, discussed the Corps' claim that Fort Gordon is violating its permit by allowing bass tournaments at the 908-acre...
Property owner appeals ruling

...public land near their homes in Lincoln County's Indian Cove community. All three appealed their punishments to Col. Joe Schmitt, the Corps' Savannah district commander. Col. Schmitt decided last month to allow Mrs. Ham, who hand-cleared...
Repairs to park reach $63,299

...However, he said, the Corps is willing to discuss the issue. Mr. Beck said the Corps' district engineer, Col. Joe Schmitt, instructed Ken Dial, the Corps' local resource manager, to work with city officials in arranging a suitable agreement...
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Corps' says projections were on target

...Young will hold a 6 p.m. meeting at Julian Smith Casino today during which the Corps' district commander, Col. Joe Schmitt, will discuss the decommissioning study. Public comments also will be taken. Reach Robert Pavey at (706) 868-1222...
Shorelines erode after drawdown

...Thursday's public meeting on the issue at the Julian Smith Casino, during which the Corps' district commander, Col. Joe Schmitt, will discuss plans for the lock and dam. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m., but anyone wishing to speak may sign...
City won't accept bill of old dam

...senators is scheduled for Wednesday in Washington, Mr. Young said. The Corps' Savannah district engineer, Col. Joe Schmitt, is traveling to Washington to discuss the issue. "I don't anticipate the city taking a formal position anytime...
Recounts Corps action after tornado

...view of the area with Rep. Norwood, Lincoln County Chairman Tommy Drew and Plantation Point property owners. Col. Joe Schmitt has promised a final decision within two weeks. ... We hope it is a decision we can live with. Tom Bahr, Lincolnton
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