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November 18, 2015 - BULL SHOALS DAM FUTURE WORK

Tracy King, Suiperintendent of Bull Shoals-White River State Park, advised Chief Hotchkiss that he had received a call from Steve Hernandez,Powerhouse Superintendent, that starting November 30, 2015 the dam will have construction work done on the tainter gates (flood gates) which will take approximately two years.  This means that there will be one lane traffic during this period, plus the complete shutdown of traffic acoss the dam every 30-45 days for up to two days starting December 1st and 2nd.  Be advised that if you need to use Hwy 178 going across the dam to go to work, etc., that you will need to plan on another access to your destination.