Locks and dams http://peoriapublicradio.org en President Obama authorizes $12 billion for Federal water projects http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/president-obama-authorizes-12-billion-federal-water-projects <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Agriculture groups say a bill signed by President Obama today is a step toward vital upgrades for the nation’s aging lock and dam system. But they also say there is more work to do. &nbsp;</span></p><div> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:23:53 +0000 Rich Egger 24671 at http://peoriapublicradio.org President Obama authorizes $12 billion for Federal water projects President Obama signs law to help modernize area locks and dams http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/president-obama-signs-law-help-modernize-area-locks-and-dams <div>President Obama has signed legislation into law that could help generate money for lock and dam improvements across the nation.</div><div> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 19:15:24 +0000 Denise Molina 24663 at http://peoriapublicradio.org President Obama signs law to help modernize area locks and dams Illinois River: Closed until further notice http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/illinois-river-closed-until-further-notice <p></p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 03:48:23 +0000 Tanya Koonce 4412 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Illinois River: Closed until further notice