LOCK CLOSURE
Gulf Intracoastal Waterway
Colorado River Locks, Texas

 

NOTICE NUMBER: : 13384 / 2021-02
EFFECTIVE: 02/25/2021 00:00 thru 03/05/2021 00:00 CST

 

SITUATION: NAVIGATIONAL RESTRICTIONS

 

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) M/V “SNELL” will be working at the Colorado River Locks, performing maintenance to the Guide walls for the East and West Locks. This work will require closure of the Locks during the designated periods of work.

 

TIME: Maintenance work will take place from Thursday, 25 February 2021 thru Friday, 05 March 2021, 7:30 A.M. (0730 hrs.) to 4:30 P.M. (1630 hrs.) each day. Work will continue through the weekend.

 

COOPERATION SOLICITED:

 

  • Mariners should contact the Lock Master at (979) 863-7842 to confirm the closure time so as to minimize their delay.
  • The Lock Master will be knowledgeable of the exact closure times 24 hours in advance of closure.
  • Mariners are urged to transit at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.

 

//signed//

 

Chris Frabotta
Chief, Operations Division
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-Galveston District
409-766-3071
Chris.C.Frabotta@usace.army.mil