Extreme weather damages dam guidewall, forces temporary closure of navigational lock

BC Hydro
By BC Hydro
January 14th, 2020

The navigational lock at the Hugh L. Keenleyside Dam is currently closed for repairs to the floating guidewall which was damaged by the recent extreme weather. The floating guidewall is critical to ensure safe access into the lock from Arrow Lakes Reservoir. The navigational lock will remain closed until further notice.

We recognize the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience and support while repairs are completed.


If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Mary Anne Coules at 250 365-4565.

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