|NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS|
|NEW ORLEANS DISTRICT||DATE:||11/21/2017||NOTICE NUMBER: 8206|
7400 LEAKE AVENUE
NEW ORLEANS LA 70118-3651
|LOCAL NUMBER: MVN 17-121
WATERWAY: GULF INTRACOASTAL WW - WHL
EFFECTIVE: IMMEDIATELY thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE CST
Bayou Boeuf Lock
Mariners are advised not to tie off to nor allow their vessels to rest against the south chamber wall at Bayou Boeuf Lock. This wall is unstable and vessels tying to it or exerting force on it could cause it to fail. Operators at the lock have been verbally advising mariners of this situation for some time.
This navigation bulletin confirms that this situation is expected to continue indefinitely and until further notice.
Karl J. Clark
Acting Chief, Technical Support Branch