Due to a downstream landwall miter gate contact block failure, Lock 9 will be closed until further notice. Repair crews are being assembled to take corrective action. The length of downtime is unknown at this time. Another notice will be distributed when the issue has been resolved and the lock is back in service.
Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to James McKinnie in the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or (501)324-5096, or you may email CESWL-OP-OM@usace.army.mil.
Kevin J. McDaniels
Chief, Operations Division
Release no. SWL 14-26