USACE Seattle District Honors Legacy of First Female Lockmaster
Photo of Victoria "Vickie" Shepard in the control tower at the Lake Washington Ship Canal and Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, Seattle. Shepard was the first female lockmaster and completed her 23 years of federal government service at the Locks. USACE Seattle District and the Locks team dedicated a bench engraved with her name, in her honor, Oct. 12, 2021.