What's New With the Locks?

Board Meeting Minutes
Agenda: April 22, 2014

Favorite Links

Time lapse videos of the De Pere lock
with a Burl Ives soundtrack.

Locktender history via the Fox-Wisconsin
Heritage Parkway Project


foxloxlogo_small Fox River Navigational System Authority

In 2004, the Fox River Navigational System Authority (FRNSA) was created to oversee the management of the Fox River Locks. As specified in Chapter 237, Wisconsin Statutes, the Authority's primary mission is to repair, rehabilitate, operate and maintain the locks system. Additional information regarding FRNSA can be found behind the "Who We Are" link above.

2014 Season Locks Operation Schedule
Schedule and other documents are available behind the "Operating Schedule" link above.

Locks System Restoration Leads to Staffing Changes
The Authority is in the final stage of the locks restoration which began in 2006.  The Kaukauna locks are scheduled to be finished by May of 2015 and the system, with the exception of the Rapide Croche Boat Transfer, will then begin full operation.  The organization is now in transition to accommodate the increased staffing and administration involved in an operating system.  Read more ...

Fox River Navigation System Authority-1008 Augustine Street
Kaukauna, WI 54130-1608 - Phone(920)759-9833