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
Release no. SWL 14-11