Notice to Navigators: Upper Mississippi River

RIAC: CHANGE OF DATE For the Replacement of the Center Span -
Merchants Railroad Bridge

As info…

Bernie Heroff
Port Captain Navigation/Training
ARTCo – Ag Services and Oilseeds
American River Transportation Co., LLC
P.O. Box 2889
Saint Louis, MO 63111
t 314 481 8828 / m 314 803 4644



To All:


Due to last week’s weather issues, the date for the center span float out/in of the Merchants Railroad Bridge is now rescheduled for February 24th and 25th vs. 22nd and 23rd.  All other pertinent info regarding the times of blocking the main navigation channel as per the below email remains the same.


If you should have questions, please advise,


Thank you,


David Orzechowski
Coast Guard Bridge Branch
St. Louis, MO  63103