S-127 lock on Lake Okeechobee reopens for navigation

Repairs completed on boat lock on north shore of lake

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OKEECHOBEE – For boaters navigating to and from Lake Okeechobee, the S-127 lock at Buckhead Ridge in Glades County will reopen for navigation on Saturday, Feb. 17. The lock was closed on Feb. 5 to allow field station staff from the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) to refurbish part of the hydraulic system.
To get the latest information on navigation through SFWMD structures and waterways, visit www.sfwmd.gov/navigation.

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