Emergency Lock Closure: Demopolis Lock

Notice Number: 24-02

Notice is given to mariners that Demopolis Lock will be closed to traffic for emergency repairs to the upper miter gate starting 16-JAN-2024. The Corps of Engineers is diligently working to analyze the extent of the damage and make necessary repairs; however, a schedule has not been determined to when the repairs will be completed, and lock reopened. A follow-up notice to navigation will be issued once more information becomes available.

For additional information, contact Mr. Chad Brumelow at the BWT/Alabama-Coosa Project Management Office (CESAM-OP-BA) at (205) 752-3571.


Notice Number: 24-03

A waterway users call is scheduled for Tuesday, January 16, 2024, at 14:30 CST to discuss the status of Demopolis Lock. Please ensure your microphone remains muted during the call. Dial-in information is below:

Call in (audio only)
+1 601-262-2433,,705804116#
Phone Conference ID: 705 804 116#


Herbert Bullock
Chief, Navigation Section