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Posted 11/15/2013

Release no. NR14-009


Contact
Denisha Braxton
817-886-1435

FORT WORTH, Texas – The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Fort Worth District, will temporarily close Chalk Ridge Falls Environmental Learning Center at Stillhouse Hollow Lake beginning Nov. 25 due to construction associated with repairs to the Stillhouse Hollow Dam Stilling Basin.  The learning center is expected to reopen by Feb. 26, 2014 or as soon as the work is finished.

The temporary closure is necessary for public safety due to construction activities in the area during the time period. 

For more information, please contact the Belton and Stillhouse Hollow Lakes Office at (254) 939-2461.

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About the Fort Worth District: The Fort Worth District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was established in 1950. The District is responsible for water resources development in two-thirds of Texas, and design and construction at military installations in Texas and parts of Louisiana and New Mexico.  Visit the Fort Worth District Web site at: www.swf.usace.army.mil and SWF Face book at: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fort-Worth-District-US-Army-Corps-of-Engineers/188083711219308

Chalk Ridge Falls Environmental Learning Center Stillhouse Hollow Dam Stilling Basin