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May, 2017


Be prepared for emergencies

     If a flood or other natural disaster were to occur today, would you and your family be [Read More]
Published: May-26-17

SAFETY NOTICE TO BOATERS USING THE CHICAGO HARBOR LOCK:

SAFETY NOTICE TO BOATERS USING THE CHICAGO HARBOR LOCK: Key things to bear in mind as we head into recreational boating season. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Chicago District, is testing the use of a trained dog at the Chicago Harbor Lock. Boaters are advised to secure their pets when transiting the lock. Do not attempt to interact with the dog. Passengers transiting the lock must remain onboard their vessel. Anyone leaving their boat and entering lock property is subject to arrest. All passengers on recreation vessels, including those inside the cabin, must wear a personal flotation device (PFD) while locking through the Chicago Harbor Lock. Please put on your PFD BEFORE entering the lock chamber. [Read More]
Published: May-23-17