Illinois River Lock Closures Show Importance Of Advocacy Illinois River Lock Closures Show Importance Of Advocacy
Illinois River Lock Closures Show Importance Of Advocacy

The long-anticipated closures of six of the aging locks and dams on the Illinois River began July 1 and so far, at least, have gone smoothly, according to those supervising… Read More

Ice Closes Illinois River

February 15, 2021

The arctic temperatures and icing that surged into the midsection of the country closed the Illinois River. Beginning February 8, American Commercial Barge Line notified its customers that it was… Read More

High water has delayed the reopening of Starved Rock and Marseilles locks on the Illinois Waterway. The temporary closures began September 20 and were expected to last until October 5,… Read More

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