MKARNS Nav Notice SWL 16-53 Broadway Bridge Status of Channel Closure

Published Oct. 12, 2016
Navigation Notice

Navigation Notice

The process of removing the steel arch from the main navigation channel is ongoing.  It is anticipated that the closure of the navigation channel will be extended to mid-afternoon October 13, unless there are other delays.  The safety zone previously established by the U.S. Coast Guard remains in effect from NM 118.6 to NM 119.6.

Vessels may contact Coast Guard Sector Lower Mississippi River on VHF-FM Channel 16 for further information.

Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or, or you may email



Kevin J. McDaniels 

Chief, Operations Division
Little Rock District Operations Technical Support Branch

Release no. SWL 16-053