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Army Corps to raise Lake Washington to summer elevation a bit early

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will raise lakes Washington and Union to the target summer elevation of 22 feet a couple weeks earlier than normal due to extremely low inflows to Lake Washington.

Chittenden Locks will close to all marine traffic overnight May 5, 12

The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks in Ballard will close to all marine traffic for 12.5 hours beginning 6 p.m., May 5 and May 12.

Army Corps to host public information meeting in Priest River April 30

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is hosting a public meeting April 30 in Priest River, Idaho, to inform the public on Albeni Falls Dam operations.

Chittenden Locks pedestrian gate reroutes for maintenance beginning April 20

Concrete repairs at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks main pedestrian entrance in Ballard will mean a slight diversion beginning April 20.


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