Weir Degradation miles 164-163 UMR Update 4 January 2023

Notice Number: 201482-11
Date: 10/31/2022 07:00 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

USACE contractor, Luhr Brothers, has completed work in the Fort Chartres weir field, mile 129.9, 130.0, 130.6 UMR, and Establishment weir field, mile 132.7, 132.8, 132.9, 133.0.

Weir degradation work will start on 5 January 2023 within the Carl Baer Weir Field, mile 163.3, 163.5, 163.8, 164.0. Work will be performed daily from 0700 to 1700 hours until further notice.

The contact boat for this work is the M/V Jason Luhr. The M/V Jason Luhr can be reached on Marine Channel 13,16, 72, or phone number 573-803-7930.

No river closures are scheduled, but minor delays may occur. Transiting tows are requested to call the contact boat in advance to make passing arrangement. Southbound tows are requested to make contact, when at river mile 168 UMR, and northbound tows when at river mile 161 UMR.

The last remaining work location is at Mosenthein weir field, mile 195.0.

FOR THE DISTRICT ENGINEER:

//signed//

Andrew C. Schimpf, P.E.
Rivers Project Manager