NAV NOTICE SWL 14-11 Joint Notice on 2014 Scheduled Lock Closures

Published March 18, 2014
Navigation Notice

Navigation Notice

Tulsa and Little Rock Districts are scheduling maintenance closures of the following locks for the dates and actions listed below.

Lock                                                    2014 Closure Dates    Reason

Newt Graham L&D (No.18)              May 12 – 20                Replace hydraulic piping

Ozark-Jeta Taylor L&D (No.12)        May 12 – 20*              Repair miter gates

W. D. Mayo L&D (No.14)                 Aug 25 - Sep 14          Replace miter gate pintle balls

*Ozark-Jeta Taylor L&D closure is from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for the dates shown; the lock will be available for use outside of those hours.

Intermittent closures, lasting a few hours at a time, will occur in the week preceding each of the above closures as maintenance crews prepare the work sites.

Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to the following individuals;

Tulsa District:                                                            Little Rock District:

Vic Heister                                                                 James McKinnie

Navigation Field Engineer                                         Chief, Navigation & Maintenance Section

(918)-669-7244                                                          (501)-324-5096



James McKinnie
Vic Heister

Release no. SWL 14-11