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Missouri River public meeting in Pierre cancelled; rescheduled as webinar for April 18

Published April 13, 2017

OMAHA, NE – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Missouri River Basin Water Management Division cancelled the spring public meeting scheduled in Pierre, SD today, April 13, due to fog which prevented Corps officials from landing at the local airport.  The meeting will be rescheduled as a webinar next Tuesday, April 18 at 1:00 CT. 

  • TOLL-FREE MEETING NUMBER: 888-204-5984
  • WEBMEETING #: 8882045984
  • SECURITY CODE:  0417 (if prompted, only needed for conference call)

First-time webinar participants will need to download the free client software available at

The webinar will include a presentation from the Corps regarding current basin conditions and plans for operating the reservoir system in 2017, followed by a question and answer session.  

“We apologize for any inconvenience caused by the meeting cancelation,” said Jody Farhat, Chief of the Missouri River Basin Water Management office.  “We value the opportunity to meet with the public and answer any questions they have regarding our operation of the reservoir system.  We hope folks will join us on the webinar Tuesday.” 

Amy J. Gaskill

Release no. 17-041