Notice to Navigators: Missouri River

Kansas City 25 Oct 2021 - River Operations Update

All,

 

  1. Survey – MVP survey team continues to support surveys for dredge. MVS (St. Louis) and NWK (Kansas City) are also supporting the dredge efforts as well have RM 26, 75, 80, 184 on list.
  2. MVP Dredge – Scheduled to arrive at 178 today, and start dredging. NWK and MVP team is re-evaluating schedule and locations for upcoming work.
  3. USACE KC Floating Plant – Is transitioning to 366 to do some exploratory excavation.
  4. WA Ellis –  Is working RM 380 – 400 reach.
  5. Newt Marine – Working RM 160 – 180 reach.
  6. Press release for fall Public meeting can be found at https://www.nwd.usace.army.mil/Media/News-Releases/Article/2807998/dry-conditions-persist-in-upper-missouri-river-basin-public-meetings-set-for-oc/. Locations and times can be found at https://www.nwd.usace.army.mil/MRWM/Public-Meetings/ include;
    1. Oct 25th  10:30 - Fort Peck, Montana
    2. Oct 25th  18:00 - Bismarck, North Dakota
    3. Oct 26th  10:00 - Fort Pierre, South Dakota
    4. Oct 26th  16:00 - Sioux City, Iowa
    5. Oct 27th  11:00 - Smithville, Missouri
    6. Oct 27th  18:00 - Nebraska City, Nebraska
    7. Oct 28th  10:30 - St. Louis, Missouri

 

Next update 27 Oct Wednesday.

 

J Rudy
660-580-0294 mobile
816-389-3511 desk
816-240-8131
James.D.Rudy@usace.army.mil