Public Notices

Navigation Notice 19-56: Barkley Lock Emergency Gate Maintenance

U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS NASHVILLE DISTRICT
Published Dec. 13, 2019
Expiration date: 1/31/2020

Beginning 6 Jan and ending 31 Jan, 2020, maintenance workers will be performing maintenance on the emergency gate which will require a series of lock closures.

The scheduled closures are as follows:

• Jan 6 – 21; Daily 10-hour closures (0600 – 1600) for welding and maintenance on the emergency gate.

• Jan 22 – 31; Complete closure of the lock to all traffic to allow for the dismantling of the emergency gate from its machinery and removal of the gate itself for dry-land maintenance.

The lock is expected to return to operation on 1 Feb, 2020.

For more information contact: John "Caleb" Skinner at John.c.skinner@usace.army.mil or (270) 362-4226.