Peoria Lock & Dam reopens after months of maintenance

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PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — The Peoria Lock & Dam is now officially open.

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Wednesday the lock & dam is now open for navigation, but may need additional 8-hour closures in the near future.

When the closures happen, they will be posted here.

The maintenance on the Peoria Lock & Dam began back in July. You can find our coverage here.

This was part of a nearly $200 million project along the Illinois River temporarily shutting down five locks & dams.

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