The Clewiston News

SFWMD to close Kissimmee River boat lock for underwater inspections

OKEECHOBEE COUNTY — The S-65D lock on the Kissimmee River will be closed for two days.

The South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) will close the S-65D boat lock on the Kissimmee River in Okeechobee County for underwater inspections by divers.

The lock will be closed on April 9 beginning at 6 p.m. and be reopened April 12 at 7 a.m.

The S-65D boat lock is located south of the U.S. Highway 98 Bridge in Okeechobee County.