Navigation Notice: Illinois River

AMENDMENT
ILLINOIS WATERWAY
MECHANICAL DREDGING (STRIKE REMOVAL)
Mackinaw River, Left Descending Bank RM 147.6-147.9

 

NOTICE NUMBER: 17868 / 17867-1
EFFECTIVE: 01/04/2022 12:00 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE CST

 

Mechanical Dredging (Strike Removal) will begin 1200 hrs Tuesday January 4th, 2022 on the ILWW at Mackinaw River RM 147.6-147.9 Left descending bank line and will continue until further notice.  Dredging will take place between the hours of 0600 and 1800 hrs. daily.

 

Contact the MV Creve Coeur on channels 14 and 82, Thirty minutes prior for passing instructions.

 

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

 

//signed//

 

Jon Klingman
Chief, Channel Maintenance Section
Operations Division