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Red River Waterway Commission re-opens all public boat launches

4/19/2012

The Red River Waterway Commission has opened all boat ramps to the public this morning with the exception of the one ramp in North Caddo parish. That ramp will be open by Friday, April 20th.


For Immediate Release

April 19, 2012

Contact: Mike Boydstun, Red River Waterway Commission

(318) 352-7446

Red River Waterway Commission re-opens all public boat launches

Natchitoches, Louisiana The Red River Waterway Commission has opened all boat ramps to the public this morning with the exception of the one ramp in North Caddo parish. That ramp will be open by Friday, April 20th.

As water levels continue to fall to normal stages, additional cleaning and repairs will be necessary to accommodate the launching process. Boaters may experience delays in launching caused by temporary closures of the ramps during these periods. Cooperation from boaters is appreciated during the clean-up efforts.

The Commission is urging boaters to use caution when launching into the current and be highly aware of obstacles such as trees and sandbars while navigating the river.

To learn more about the Red River Waterway, visit www.redriverwaterway.com.

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