Mariners are advised that Ozark-Jeta Taylor Lock (No. 12) NM 256.8 will be closed to navigation traffic, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, Jan 16 through Jan 17. A maintenance crew will be replacing the tow haulage cable. If possible, vessels may be allowed to lock if a minimum two hour notice is provided. Mariners are asked to contact the lock operators via radio on Channel 16 or phone 479-667-2120 prior to arrival. The repair is expected to be completed as scheduled, however, unforeseen issues may require additional time.
Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or you may email CESWL-OP-OM@usace.army.mil.
Kevin J. McDaniels
Chief, Operations Division
Release no. 19-001