Hurricane Frances News
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 2, 2004
CONTACT: Teresa Monson, (904) 730-6258
Navigation Through Locks to be Suspended Today
PALATKA, Fla., Sept. 2, 2004 - Due to the potential effects of Hurricane Frances, public access through the Burrell Lock, Moss Bluff Lock and the Apopka Lock and Dam will be temporarily suspended as of 5 p.m. today (Thursday).
The National Hurricane Center has forecasted that Hurricane Frances will move across much of the Districtís 18-county area Saturday and Sunday. Navigation through the locks will be suspended through the Labor Day holiday and until further notice.
For information about other St. Johns River Water Management District closings or activities, visit the Districtís Web site, www.sjrwmd.com.
Last updated: July 08, 2005
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