Vicksburg, Miss…The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Vicksburg District (Corps) is celebrating its ninth annual Founder’s Day. This celebration is in observance of the District’s 140th year of service to our Nation.
15 Aug 2013
Retirees Continental Breakfast with Col. John W. Cross
8:00 - 9:00 A.M.
Executive Conference Room
The Founder’s Day Ceremony
9:30 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Multi-Purpose Conference Room
4155 Clay Street
Vicksburg District retirees that plan to attend the Continental Breakfast please R.S.V.P. by 13 August 2013, by calling David Little at 601-631-5925.
During the Founder’s Day ceremony, Col. Cross will recognize team members with 20, 25, 30, 35, 40, and 45 years of service to the Corps by presenting them with Length of Service Awards.
The Vicksburg District services a 68,000-square-mile area within Arkansas, Louisiana, and Mississippi, with missions of providing for commercial navigation, hydropower, recreation, reduction of flood damages, protecting the environment, recreation, water supply, and providing support for others. The approximate 1,000 person workforce of the Vicksburg District is eager to serve you and to be the Engineer of Choice for the 21st Century.
For more information on the Vicksburg District follow this link. http://www.mvk.usace.army.mil/
Release no. 13-084