NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS
ST. LOUIS DISTRICT DATE: 09/03/2020 NOTICE NUMBER: 12461
ATTN: CEMVS-DE
1222 SPRUCE STREET
ST. LOUIS MO 63103-2833
HTTP://WWW.MVS.USACE.ARMY.MIL/
POC:

Jim Adden
(618) 462-1713
LOCAL NUMBER: 20-21
WTRWY/CHNL: UPPER MISSISSIPPI
LOCK(S): MI 26
EFFECTIVE: 09/03/2020 06:00 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE CST
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LOCKAGE REQUIREMENT
Melvin Price Locks & Dam - Main Lock
Upper Mississippi River Mile 200.5

 

  1. At Melvin Price Locks and Dam, the bullnose protection armor for the lower long wall of the main lock is experiencing deterioration issues.  

  2. Effective immediately and until further notice, all tows transiting the main lock are requested to stay off of the lower long wall bullnose. 

  3. All navigation interest should be alert for, and abide by, any special instructions that may be issued by the Lockmaster.

 

//signed//


Andrew C. Schimpf, P.E.
Rivers Project Manager