CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The Chiquita Lock will be changing operating hours for the holidays.
On Christmas, the lock will be open from 8:00 a.m. to noon. The lock will be closed to all boat traffic from noon to 6:00 p.m. with callback service available after 6:00 p.m. The callback number is (239) 542-5661.
In case of an emergency, boaters can call the Cape Police main number at (239) 574-3223. The lock will resume regular operating hours at 6:00 a.m. on December 26.
For the New Year’s celebration, the lock will remain open until midnight December 31 to accommodate late-night boat traffic. After midnight, the callback service will be available until 6:00 a.m. on New Year’s Day when regular operating hours resume.
Also, the City’s fuel dock at the Yacht Club will be open 8:00 a.m. – noon on Christmas Day only. Regular operating hours return on December 26 (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.). The phone number for the fuel dock is (239) 574-0809.