Senate Passes Brown Provision that Paves the Way for Future Federal Investment in Cincinnati's Smale Riverfront Park

Army Corps of Engineers Will Consider Additional Funding for Cincinnati’s Riverfront Park

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. Senate passed a water infrastructure bill that includes U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown’s (D-OH) provision that requires the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) to consider additional funding for Cincinnati’s Smale Riverfront Park. Currently, USACE is unable allocate any additional funds to the park without a feasibility study. Under Brown’s provision – included in the Water Resources Development Act of 2016 (WRDA) – a feasibilit