Algiers Lock Scheduled Closure January 25, 2024

Mariners are advised that Algiers Lock will be closed to navigation on 25 January 2024 from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., for a U.S. Government Maintenance Unit making repairs to the river end sector gate hydraulic system.

The Lockmaster at Algiers Lock, David A. Smith, can be reached at 504-354-1795 for up-to-date information (lock wall number is 504-354-1861). The points of contact with the New Orleans District are Victor Landry at 504-862-2407 and Robert Swayze at 504-862-2060.


Watch Supervisor
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114