NAVIGATION LOCK CLOSURES
LOWER MONUMENTAL LOCK AND DAM
Local Number: 12180 / 20-20
Effective: 07/24/2020 08:00 thru 08/14/2020 20:00 PST
The Navigation Lock at Lower Monumental Lock and Dam will be closed daily starting 24 July 2020, between the hours of 0800-2000. These outages are necessary for divers to perform removal and replacement of a lock floating guide wall service cable that holds the guide wall in place. The work is planned for completion by 14 August 2020.
PROJECT AFFECTED: Lower Monumental Lock and Dam - Snake River Mile 41.6
River users may contact the Lower Monumental Shift Operator at (509) 282-7231, or VHF-FM Channel 14 using call sign WUJ43 Lower Monumental, to determine if the daily work schedule allows for an earlier opening on that particular day.
PAUL A. OCKER Chief, Operations Division
Walla Walla District, USACE