Old River Lock Daytime Closure July 28

Old River Lock:


Old River Lock Daylight Only closures to navigation from 6:00 am to 7:30 pm will not commence until Thursday, 28 July 2022, and continue through Monday, 29 August 2022. Originally it was to start on 25 July. Then Old River Lock will be closed to navigation commencing on approximately 30 August 2022 and continuing through approximately 12 November 2022, for installation of two miter gates and repairing lock chamber expansion joints, which will necessitate the continuous closure.


See attached schematic of New Orleans District Structures status for details for Old River and other on-going activities.


Richard Brontoli, Executive Director
Red River Valley Association

Old River Lock Daylight Closure 28 July 22