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Buckhead Ridge S-127 Boat Lock to Temporarily Close for Maintenance Work on May 15

Glades County - Wednesday May 3, 2023: The Buckhead Ridge S-127 Boat Lock on Lake Okeechobee's North Shore will temporarily close to navigation for maintenance work on May 15. The boat lock is expected to re-open on June 19, 2023.

Anglers and boaters may also access local waterways through other public boat ramps. Visit FWC Boat Ramp Finder to find one near you.

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