Illinois Waterway: Mechanical Dredging (strike removal) Peoria Lock lower RM 157.5

Notice Number: IW 22-201223

Date: 08/19/2022 09:30 thru 08/19/2022 11:30

Mechanical Dredging (Strike Removal) will begin at 0930hrs Friday, August 19, 2022 on the IWW at Peoria Lock lower RM 157.5. Crews will be removing a small shoal that has built along the land wall and lower land wall. Work is expected to take approximately 1.5-2.0hrs to complete.

Contact the MV LaSalle on channels 14 and 82 and or the Peoria lock, Thirty minutes prior for passing instructions.

Mariners are urged to pass at their safest slowest speeds to minimize wake for the safety of the dredge crew.



Jon Klingman
Chief, Channel Maintenance Section Operations Division