Notice to Navigators: Illinois River

NOTICE TO MARINERS
ILLINOIS WATERWAY

LNM 04-22

 

SECTION I - SPECIAL NOTICES

This section contains information of special concern to the Mariner.

 

NOTICE OF 2022 LIGHT LIST AVAILABILITY

Light Lists are a means for communicating aids to navigation information to the maritime public. The last government printed Light Lists were the 2014 editions. While the Light Lists will no longer be available in government printed form, commercial reproductions may be available for purchase from maritime service providers. Local Notice to Mariners will continue to advertise Light List corrections and NAVCEN will continue to publish a compilation of corrections. Complete versions of the 2022 Light Lists are updated weekly on the NAVCEN website and mariners should download applicable copies and updates as needed at: http://www.navcen.uscg.gov/?pageName=lightListWeeklyUpdates. A summary of 2022 Light List corrections are available at: https://www.navcen.uscg.gov/?pageName=lightListCorrections.

 

SECTION VII – GENERAL

This section contains information of general concern to the Mariners. Mariners are advised to use caution while transiting these areas.

 

MILE 232.6 - MILE 232.2 - DREDGE OPERATION

Continuing until further notice, the M/V CREVE COEUR is conducting dredging operations between approximate Miles 232.6 and 232.2, RDB, Delbridge Island. Work will be conducted from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., each day. The M/V CREVE COEUR will monitor VHF-FM Channel 14 or 82 and requests 30-minutes advance notice of passage. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed to minimize their wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.