Experts Say Deteriorating Locks And Dams Inviting DisasterThey're old, rusty and deteriorating -- some like Montgomery Dam in Monaca should have been replaced decades ago.
Sen. Casey Calling For Quick Action To Fix Local Locks & DamsSen. Bob Casey sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner on Friday asking for quick action on a bill to repair locks and dams in this region.
Sen. Casey Proposes Bill To Advance Locks & Dams UpgradesThe bad condition of the area's locks and dams is obvious. For 21 years, David Boyd -- who now captains a tow boat -- has seen the problems coming.
AEP Legacy Towboat Crew Warns About River SafetyA 160-foot long AEP legacy towboat has docked along the North Shore and is an added bonus for Regatta visitors. The towboat is here for the public to see, but it is also here to deliver a warning about river safety.
Lock Service On Allegheny River To Be ReducedThe Army Corps of Engineers has announced it is decreasing lock service on the Allegheny River. Officials say the reduction is the result of federal budget cuts.