Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works), other Corps leaders and the executive director of ENLACE recently visited Caño Martín Peña to see firsthand how dredging this channel, along with community improvement efforts can change the lives and health of those who live there.

Agua mala (bad water), USACE, in conjunction with ENLACE, work to improve quality of life

Puerto Rico, Spanish for "rich port," is a 3,515-square mile island, home to about 3.6 million people, about a third of which live in the San Juan metropolitan area. It is sometimes referred to in Spanish as "La Isla del Encanto," or the Enchanted......READ MORE

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The Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works establishes policy direction and provides supervision of the Department of the Army functions relating to all aspects of the Civil Works program of the Army Corps of Engineers.

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"The Army's Civil Works program is critical to our Nation's prosperity and sustaining our water resources."

  • Hon. Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works

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