Notice to Navigation: 2020-006 Amend 1: Moore Haven Lock reopens Aug. 14 2020


US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS                         LOCAL NUMBER:2020-006, Amendment 1                   
JACKSONVILLE DISTRICT                                      WATERWAY:  OKEECHOBEE WATERWAY             

ATTN: CESAJ-OD-SN                                                EFFECTIVE: 08/08/2020 00:00 thru 08/13/2020 24:00 EST 
PO Box 4970


POC: Gary Hipkins, South Florida Operations Office, 863-983-8101

Okeechobee Waterway

a.     33 CFR Navigation and Navigable Waters
1. Notice to Navigation

Notice is given that scheduled closure at Moore Haven Lock and Dam has been rescinded and the lock will be opened for navigational traffic at 7 a.m. on August 14, 2020. Maintenance crews, lock crews and engineers were able to identify and correct areas of concern.

2.  Contact Information

For up to date Lock information, contact the shift operator 7 AM to 5 PM at:

                St Lucie Lock & Dam 772-287-2665 or 863-662-9148

                Port Mayaca Lock & Dam 561-924-2858 or 863-662-9424

                Moore Haven Lock & Dam 863-946-0414 or 863-662-9533

                Ortona Lock & Dam 863-675-0616 or 863- 662-9846

                WP Franklin Lock & Dam 239-694-5451 or 863-662-9908

                Canaveral Lock 321-783-5421 or 863-662-0298 (6 AM to 9:30 PM)

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Point of Contact is William Keeney at 863-368-9086.

Gary L.Hipkins
Chief Navigation & Flood Risk
South Florida Operations

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Contact Lock Operator

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

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P. O. Box 4970
Jacksonville, FL 32232-0019


U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
South Florida Operations Office
525 Ridgelawn Road
Clewiston, FL 33440-5399
Phone: 863-983-8101