Arkansas River: Van Buren R/R Bridge Closure

Van Buren R/R Bridge Closure

Sent: May 20, 2022, 11:31 AM

Please see the below message from USCG. They did let the boat traffic through that was in the immediate area through the night last night.

They are expected to be reopened by 8:00 PM this evening.

Dwayne George

Good Morning,

The Arkansas Missouri R/R is repairing electrical damages and replacing rail on Friday, 20MAY22 till dusk and will not be able to pass traffic at any point. It is expected that the waterway will be reopened at 8:00PM tonight.

If you have any questions or concerns please direct them to the Sector Lower Mississippi Waterways Management Duty Cell: 901-208-0311



MST3 Ryan Wilbur

U.S. Coast Guard Sector LMR

2 A.W. Willis Ave

Memphis, TN 38105

Phone: (901) 521-4748