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USACE: Low Power Line East of Port Mayaca Lock before the Railroad Swing Bridge

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South Florida - Wednesday November 30, 2022: The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a Notice to Navigation warning of a low power line east of the Port Mayaca Lock, before the Railroad Swing Bridge. The lowest point of the power line is on the north side of the canal.

The Channel is still open to navigation, but the Corps advises that boaters should be cautious when navigating through the area.

According to the Notice, the latest report received by the USACE stated that a sailboat with a mast height of 46 feet was able to clear the low wire.

For up to date Lock information, contact the shift operator 7 AM to 5 PM at:

Port Mayaca Lock & Dam 561-924-2858 or 863-662-9424

St Lucie Lock & Dam 772-287-2665 or 863-662-9148

Moore Haven Lock & Dam 863-946-0414 or 863-662-9533

Ortona Lock & Dam 863-675-0616 or 863- 662-9846

WP Franklin Lock & Dam 239-694-5451 or 863-662-9908

Canaveral Lock 321-783-5421 or 863-662-0298 (6 AM to 9:30 PM)