US Army Corps of Engineers
Louisville District

Olmsted Locks and Dam Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Date has changed to Aug 30

Published Aug. 3, 2018

Olmsted Ribbon Cutting Ceremony date changed to Aug 30


LOUISVILLE, Ky. The date of the Olmsted Locks and Dam ribbon-cutting ceremony has changed.  The event, hosted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Louisville District, will occur on Aug. 30, 2018, from 10am to 11am (Central Standard Time) at the Olmsted Locks and Dam located at 567 New Dam Road Olmsted, IL.


 The event, is open to the public, will include a keynote address by the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works, Mr. R.D. James and feature the dedication of the Wicket Lifter Keen, and the first commercial tow lockage.

 Detailed ceremony information regarding scheduled events, directions, and parking locations are available on the Louisville District website at



John Kelly
Todd Hornback

Release no. 18-017

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