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MARAD announces new marine highway route designations

Two new Marine Highway Routes designated

MARAD reports that U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg has announced the designation of two new Marine Highway Routes, as part of the United States Marine Highway Program (MHP). The newly designated M-11

Kentucky Emergency and Environment Cabinet (EEC) tweeted this photo of breakaway barges piled against dam.

Methanol barge removed from McAlpine Dam

In an update to the March 28 barge breakaway at McAlpine Lock and Dam, work crews pumped methanol from a stranded tank barge into a nearby receiver tank barge and completed the