US Army Corps of Engineers
St. Paul District Website

Upper St. Anthony Falls lock closure
Upper River Services’ Motor Vessel Becky Sue locks through Upper St. Anthony Falls lock in downtown Minneapolis at 2:45 p.m. on June 9, 2015, with two barges loaded with scrap metal. This marked the final lockage by a commercial tow at the lock. The Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014 directed the Corps to close the lock to navigation by June 10, 2015.

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