LNM: 4-hour Maintenance Closures on OWW and Canaveral Locks, April 22-25
Our thanks to Specialist Erica Skolte for this notice of closures.
1. Notice to Navigation
Notice is given that the Navigation Locks along the Okeechobee Waterway and Canaveral Harbor will have scheduled 4-hour lock closures for Manatee Protection System maintenance and repairs starting 22 April 2019 2019 through 25 April 2019.
The schedule will be as follows:
W.P. Franklin Lock & Dam, Monday April 22
Ortona Lock & Dam, Tuesday April 23
Moore Haven Lock & Dam, Wednesday April 24
Canaveral Lock, Thursday April 25
The locking schedule is as follows:
Locking: 07:00 to 08:00 Closure: 08:00 to 12:00
Locking: 12:00 to 13:00 Closure: 13:00 to 17:00
2. Contact Information
Daniel Hazebrook, Canaveral lockmaster, 321-783-5421 or on marine channel 13.
William Keeney, OWW West supervisor, 863-368-9086 or on marine channel 13.
Chief Navigation & Flood Risk Management
South Florida Operations
If you lock through Canaveral or the Okeechobee Waterway, please put the numbers for the Corps locks into your phone. Remember to listen to any direction offered by the lock operator to ensure everyone’s safety as you lock through, and wear your life jacket!
W.P. Franklin Lock 239-694-5451
Ortona Lock 863-675-0616
Moore Haven Lock 863-946-0414
Port Mayaca Lock 561-924-2858
St. Lucie Lock 772-287-2665
Canaveral Lock 321-783-5421
Thanks for helping to get the word out!
Public Affairs Specialist
Corporate Communications Office
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District
Palm Beach Gardens
NOTE: NEW OFFICE PHONE 561-340-1527
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