QUINCY, Ill. (WGEM) -- The rising river levels on the Mississippi will once again bring barge traffic to a halt.
Over the next week, the Army Corps of Engineers will close three area locks as water overtakes the gates. The closures will start with lock 20 at Canton on Sunday. Then lock 22 at Saverton will close on Monday. Lock 21 in Quincy will then close on Tuesday. Recreational boaters are also advised to use extreme caution.
Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's public inspection file should contact Administrative Assistant Donna Vancil at 217-228-6617. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at firstname.lastname@example.org.