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MKARNS NAV NOTICE SWL 15-18 LOCKS REOPENED

Published May 18, 2015
Navigation Notice

Navigation Notice

MCCLELLAN-KERR ARKANSAS RIVER NAVIGATION SYSTEM 

LOCKS REOPENED

EMMETT SANDERS LOCK (No. 4) NM 66.0

TOAD SUCK FERRY LOCK (No. 8) NM 155.9

ARTHUR V. ORMOND LOCK (No. 9) NM 176.9

The Emmett Sanders Lock (NM 66.0), the Toad Suck Ferry Lock (NM 155.9) and the Arthur V. Ormond Lock (NM 176.9) have reopened to Navigation traffic.  The locks were closed due to high flows on the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System.  The flows have now dropped to safe levels to operate the lock.

Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to James McKinnie in the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5096 or (501) 324-5739, or you may email CESWL-OP-OM@usace.army.mil.

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Kevin J. McDaniels

Chief, Operations Division


Contact
James McKinnie
501-324-5096

Release no. SWL 15-18