LOCK REOPENED - LIMITED OPERATING HOURS
ARTHUR V. ORMOND LOCK (No 9) NM 176.9
MCCLELLAN-KERR ARKANSAS RIVER NAVIGATION SYSTEM
Beginning July 04, 2019, the Arthur V. Ormond Lock (No 9) NM 176.9 will reopen to navigation traffic. Until further notice the lock will only be available for lockage from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM each day, and tow haulage is currently unavailable.
Mariners are asked to contact the lock on Channel 16, prior to arrival, for current information. Mariners are also reminded that the navigation channel and lock approaches have not been surveyed, as currents are still moving sediment and preventing safe operation of survey vessels.
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. 19-105