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Online Information Source on the Status of the Okeechobee Waterway

Posted by Larry Dorminy | Posted on 06-13-2012

This Local Notice to Mariners from the US Army Corp of Engineers is in response to the ongoing closure and maintenance of the Okeechobee Waterway which began June 11, 2012.

FLORIDA-OKEECHOBEE WATERWAY
Information concerning the Okeechobee Waterway may be obtained by accessing the Jacksonville District website http://www.saj.army.usace.mil. Chart 11428

Click Here To Read the Official Closure Notice

 

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