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USACE temporarily closes Lower Pool West Park

Published June 4, 2018

Mobile, Alabama – Due to the need for constant water releases at Buford Dam because of recent high rainfall events, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Sidney Lanier has closed Lower Pool West Park until further notice.

During water release conditions, water levels along the river will be high, turbulent and very dangerous.

For more information on this closure contact the USACE Mobile District Public Affairs Office at (251) 690-3241.


Chuck Walker

Release no. 18-040