Government Officials Visit Montgomery Locks and Dam
Government officials and river stakeholders visited the Montgomery Locks and Dam on the Ohio River in Monaca, Pennsylvania, Aug. 18. The visit intended to provide the group with a tour of the facility and promote discussion of the $857 million funding the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Pittsburgh District received as part of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. The Upper Ohio Navigation project is part of the National Economic Development plan for improving the Upper Ohio River Navigation. The Emsworth and Dashields locks and dams, two other vital locks and dams on the Ohio River, will also receive money for improvements from the BIL.