Cost of construction: Approximately $13.1 million total
Waterway distances: 23.9 miles to St. Lucie Lock, 39 miles via open lake (route 1) and 50 miles via rim canal (route 2) to Moore Haven Lock
Lockage: Approximately 9,500 vessels lock through annually; of these about 96% are recreational vessels.
Commodities: Approximately 18,000 tons of manufactured goods, machinery, crude materials, food and farm products locked annually.
Lock usage: Operating hours 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., 365 days a year, unless otherwise noted in the Coast Guard published, "Notice to Mariners." Lockage usually takes 15 to 20 minutes.