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Corps team rescues white sturgeon at Chittenden Locks

SEATTLE – A U.S. Army Corps of Engineers team rescued a 6-foot white sturgeon during the annual maintenance pump out at the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks November 10. [Read More]
Published: Nov-21-16

Chittenden Locks grounds to close early November 15 due to anticipated large crowd

SEATTLE -- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials will close the Hiram M. Chittenden Locks park grounds in Ballard at 4 p.m. today and reopen at 7 a.m., the normal operating time, November 16. [Read More]
Published: Nov-15-16

Chittenden Locks vessel traffic closed due to small lock electrical issue, large lock maintenance

UPDATE: The small locks are now operational (1:25 p.m. Nov. 8, 2016) SEATTLE -- The Hiram M. Chittenden Locks are out of service for vessels due to an electrical issue in the small locks. [Read More]
Published: Nov-08-16