STARBUCK, Wash. – Motorists wishing to cross Little Goose Lock and Dam, near Starbuck, Washington, on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018, might need to wait up to an hour while workers repair a navigation lock waterstop, according to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla District, operations officials at the dam.
Although not scheduled, it is possible that traffic delays might be necessary if motorists arrive to cross the dam when workers are maneuvering a drill rig or other equipment near the upstream bascule bridge crossing the lock.
To avoid lengthy delays, motorists wishing to cross Little Goose Dam are encouraged to contact dam staff at 509-399-2233, extension 269, well in advance of arrival for information about likely crossing times amid work progress.
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Release no. 18-115