Potential Delays in Lockages, Little Goose Navigation Lock on Aug. 1, Aug. 7 and Aug. 11, USACE

WALLA WALLA DISTRICT

ATTN: CENWW-DE
201 NORTH THIRD STREET
WALLA WALLA WA 99362-1976
HTTP://WWW.NWW.USACE.ARMY.MIL/

POC: Harold (Hal) Thomas
CENWW-OD B
Navigation Business Line
Manager
Walla Walla District
(509) 527-7112

NOTICE NUMBER: 7804

LOCAL NUMBER: 17-15
WTRWY/CHNL: SNAKE RIVER
LOCK(S): SN 03
EFFECTIVE: 08/01/2017 05:30 thru 08/11/2017
19:00 PDT

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Little Goose Lock and Dam – Snake River Mile 70.3
Chief Operator on Duty: 509-399-2233 x231

Little Goose staff is conducting critical power house maintenance and testing work on 3 days from 0530 to 1900 each day on Tuesday 1 August 2017; Monday, 7 August 2017 and Friday, 11, August 2017. During this work, navigation lock power could be interrupted. It could take up to 2 hours to restore power, which may result in delays in lockages.

During this period, river users are advised to notify the Little Goose Operator as far in advance as possible of their anticipated time of arrival to transit the navigation lock so action can be taken to minimize delays.

For additional information contact the Little Goose Chief Operator at (509) 399-2233 x231 or NWW Operations Division at (509) 527-7112/7364.

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Harold (Hal) Thomas
Navigation Business Line Manager Walla Walla District