LOCKS IN DISREPAIR PUT RIVER TRANSPORTATION IN JEOPARDY

Lindsay Mitchell

Jul, 12, 2017  |  Today's News |  Locks and Dams

President Trump’s focus on investing and rebuilding infrastructure in America has brought new focus to the dilapidated locks and dams on the Mississippi and Illinois River. Check out this recent piece by Fox News that brings attention to how important the river transportation system is and how badly it requires repair.

Lock and dam funding will be the number one priority of your Illinois Corn Growers Association representatives when they meet with the Illinois Congressional delegation in Washington, DC next week.