Visitor Observation Area to Temporarily Close at Marseilles Lock

Published May 29, 2019

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois. – Due to major rehabilitation work at Marseilles Lock on the Illinois Waterway, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is temporarily closing the visitor observation area from June 1 to Aug. 31. The Illini Park Fallen Soldier Monument area will remain open, however, parking may be congested due to construction activities.


For more information, please contact the Rock Island District at 309-794-5729.

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Rock Island District, Corporate Communications Office
(309) 794-5729

Release no. 19-024