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Posted 12/17/2015

Release no. 15-057


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Steven Cosgrove
206-764-3464
steven.w.cosgrove@usace.army.mil

The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks large chamber will close to marine traffic one additional morning from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18, to complete dive work related to pump plant construction.

The small chamber lock is not affected and will be operating normally.  Pedestrian traffic is not affected.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers owns and operates the Chittenden Locks. The busiest in the nation, nearly 50,000 vessels lock through each year

For current information about activities at the Locks, visit the Locks’ website at http://bit.ly/BallardLocks or follow the Locks on Facebook and Twitter: www.facebook.com/chittendenlock and http://twitter.com/ChittendenLocks.

SEATTLE – The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks large chamber will close to marine traffic one additional morning from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. Friday, Dec. 18, to complete dive work related to pump plant construction. Chittenden Locks large chamber closing to marine traffic

The small chamber lock is not affected and will be operating normally.  Pedestrian traffic is not affected.

Ballard Locks Chittenden Locks Corps of Engineers Lake Washington Ship Canal navigation