U.S. Army Corps of Engineers http://wyso.org en County and Cities to Fund Master Plan for a Miami River Corridor http://wyso.org/post/county-and-cities-fund-master-plan-miami-river-corridor <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Montgomery County voted on Tuesday to put $50,000 towards a Great Miami River master plan. More than a dozen cities and towns along the river are also pitching in to match funds provided by a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a program that helps states plan waterfront development.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The local partnership with the Corps is headed off by the Miami Conservancy District, and participants hope it will help turn the river into a regional cash cow.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 13:34:42 +0000 Lewis Wallace 39041 at http://wyso.org County and Cities to Fund Master Plan for a Miami River Corridor State, Feds to Negotiate Over Ohio Dam Lawsuit http://wyso.org/post/state-feds-negotiate-over-ohio-dam-lawsuit <p>COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio and the federal government say they&#39;re ready to enter negotiations to end a lawsuit over mine tunnels being developed within the watershed of an Ohio state park reservoir.</p><p>A lawsuit by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers alleged Ohio&#39;s decision to issue a permit to Buckingham Coal Co. violated a 1948 state-federal agreement that created the park and reservoir.</p> Wed, 17 Aug 2011 12:35:31 +0000 Associated Press 3231 at http://wyso.org