Notice to Navigators: Illinois River

IRCA: LaGrange Lock Shutdown - Update

 

LaGrange is back up and running.  Please see below for queue management info…

 

Jeremy “Shot” Tardy
Western Rivers Boat Management, Inc.
Office:  270.444.4772
Mobile:  270.933.8056
Email:  tardy@westernriversboat.com

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Jeremy,

 

As of 1715, repairs were made to the lock and the system is up and running again.  With 14 tows in queue, they will now clear things out by running six north and six south.

 

Thank you,

 

Douglas Morgan
Chief of Locks and Dams (Acting)
US Army Corps of Engineers
Illinois Waterway Project Office
O: 309-676-4601
C: 309-781-8591
Douglas.S.Morgan@usace.army.mil