Press Releases

House of Representatives Approves FY22 Funding for Corps of Engineers

July 29, 2021   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

July 29, 2021   HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES APPROVES FY22 FUNDING FOR CORPS OF ENGINEERS    Today, the House of Representatives passed the Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) Energy & Water Development (E&WD) appropriations, with overall funding for the Corps’ Civil Works Mission…

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Infrastructure Package Advances

July 29, 2021   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

July 29, 2021 Infrastructure Package Advances   Last night, the Senate by a vote of 67 yeas – 32 nays, passed a motion to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed on the bipartisan infrastructure package; in other words, agreed to move forward with debate for the bipartisan infrastructure…

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WCI Reacts to House Appropriations Committee FY22 Markup

July 16, 2021   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

July 16, 2021  HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE APPROVES STRONG   FY22 FUNDING FOR CORPS OF ENGINEERS  NESP RECEIVES $22.5 MILLION COMMUNITY PROJECT FUNDING    Today, the House Appropriations Committee approved, by a vote of 33 to 24, funding for the Corps of Engineers for Fiscal…

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Waterways Council, Inc. Names Dustin Davidson as Director, Government Relations

February 16, 2021   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE      Contact: Deb Calhoun, dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org February 16, 2021                               301/332-0813   WATERWAYS COUNCIL, INC. NAMES DUSTIN DAVIDSON AS DIRECTOR,…

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Congress Passes WRDA 2020 As Part of Omnibus Appropriations and COVID Relief Package

December 22, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                          Contact:  Deb Calhoun, 301/332-0813 December 22, 2020                                  dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org…

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SENATE RELEASES FY21 ENERGY & WATER DEVELOPMENT APPROPRIATIONS BILL WCI ELECTS BOARD, OFFICERS AND AUDIT COMMITTEE MEMBERS

November 10, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

November 10, 2020 SENATE RELEASES FY21 ENERGY & WATER DEVELOPMENT APPROPRIATIONS BILL WCI ELECTS BOARD, OFFICERS AND AUDIT COMMITTEE MEMBERS   Today, the Senate Appropriations Committee released all 12 of its appropriations bills, including the Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) Energy and Water…

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HOUSE MARKS UP AND PASSES WRDA BILL - CONSTRUCTION/MAJOR REHAB COST-SHARE ADJUSTED

July 15, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

July 15, 2020   HOUSE MARKS UP AND PASSES WRDA BILL - CONSTRUCTION/MAJOR REHAB COST-SHARE ADJUSTED   Today, the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) voted the Water Resources Development Act of 2020 (WRDA 2020) favorably out of Committee.  The bill…

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HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE APPROVES FY21 FUNDING FOR U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS New Project Start Expected in FY21

July 13, 2020   Deb Calhoun

(301) 332-0813   dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

PRESS RELEASE   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                               Contact:  Debra Calhoun, SVP July 13, 2020                              …

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WCI NAMES TRACY R. ZEA AS PRESIDENT & CEO

July 8, 2020   Deb Calhoun

dcalhoun@waterwayscouncil.org

BREAKING NEWS July 8, 2020 WCI NAMES TRACY R. ZEA AS PRESIDENT & CEO   Today, Waterways Council, Inc.’s (WCI) Board of Directors unanimously elected Tracy R. Zea as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer.  He will assume the new duties today.  …

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