Coon Creek Recreation Area boat ramp closed

September 20, 2010 at 11:27 PM

LAKE SHELBYVILLE – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Shelbyville will close the Coon Creek Recreation Area boat ramp starting Monday for the construction of a new high water boat ramp. 

The boat ramp will be closed to all traffic, vehicles and pedestrians. This closure is necessary to provide safety for workers and members of the general public while work is being conducted. Estimated date of completion is Oct. 8. 

Other boat ramps maintained by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Lake Shelbyville will remain open, including Lone Point, Opossum Creek, Dam West, Lithia Springs, Whitley Creek, Bo Wood and Wilborn Creek Recreation Area boat ramps.

For more information, call Lake Shelbyville information at (217) 774-2020 or visit http://www.mvs.usace.army.mil/Shelbyville for updates.