Notice to Navigation: 2024-001 Increased Turbulence IVO the Railroad Lift Bridge east of Port Mayaca

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US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS                                LOCAL NUMBER: 2024-001                   
JACKSONVILLE DISTRICT                                             WATERWAY:  ST. LUCIE CANAL    




EFFECTIVE: 03/07/24 UNTIL 04/01/24



PO Box 4970


POC: Lisa Perrault  863-677-3359




a.     33 CFR Navigation and Navigable Waters

1. Notice to Navigation


Boaters should exercise caution in the vicinity of the Railroad Lift Bridge ¾ miles east of the Lake Okeechobee Port Mayaca Lock and Dam in the St. Lucie Canal (C-44). The canal level at Port Mayaca’s tail is currently at 15.3 and the St. Lucie is at 13.6 causing increased turbulence.


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

                Julian Keen, Jr. Lock & Dam 863-946-0414 or 863-662-9533

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

                W.P. 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)

Lisa Perrault
Chief of Navigation
South Florida Operations

Contact Information