Dresden Island Lock Closure

Notice Number: 202569/IW 23-202569
Date: 05/16/2023 08:00 thru 05/16/2023 16:00

Dresden Island, River Mile 271.5, will be closed to navigation on Tuesday 16 May 2023 from 0800-1600.

The purpose of the closure is for contractors to inspect upper and lower bulkheads sills prior to the 2023 Illinois Waterway Consolidated Closures.

Mariners are requested not to tie up to the guidewalls during this time unless directed by Lock staff.

Please contact the undersigned at (309) 665-2679 for further information.


Cam Klein
Chief, Maintenance Section Illinois Waterway