Commission Meets Here
Members of the Mississippi River Commission held a public meeting Thursday, Aug. 16, in Washington following a tour of the river which began in North Dakota. The commission was in the area inspecting flood damage from 2011 as well as current low-water conditions. From left are Brig. Gen. Margaret W. Burcham, commission member and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Great Lakes and Ohio River Division commander; R.D. James, Sam Angel and William Smith, all members of the commission; and Col. Anthony Funkhouser, commission member and commander of the Army Corps Northwestern Division.
Posted: Saturday, August 18, 2012 8:00 am
Members of the Mississippi River Commission met in Washington Thursday to hear comments concerning the maintenance of the Missouri River.
The Missouri River is part of the Mississippi River Basin, an area of the country the commission oversees and reports on to higher federal administrators including the president of the United States.
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Saturday, August 18, 2012 8:00 am.