[the end] Ogibashi Lock Gate, disaster prevention anchorage public opening

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Panama Canal "Ogibashi Lock Gate" and disaster prevention anchorage of Tokyo are opened to the public!

Ogibashi Lock Gate is facility which can almost call river with different height of the surface of the water "mini-Panama Canal" where ship was able to make navigation into located at the center of Onagigawa River flowing through Koto delta zone to east and west.

As part of turnout creation of waterside space, Ogibashi Lock Gate is available to the public this year. We go ashore from ship and can observe lock facilities such as operation room or home generation of electricity facilities.

Opening day

On Thursday, August 11, 2016, 12th Friday, 13th Saturday, 14th Sunday,
     20th Saturday, 21st Sunday, 27th Saturday, eight days of 28th Sunday

Opening time

From 9:30 to 17:00
Briefing session: ①10:30 -② 13:30 -③ 15:30 ...

Open facility

Ogibashi Lock Gate, Ogibashi Lock Gate disaster prevention anchorage (the Onagigawa River right bank)
Period It is Sunday on 28th on Saturday on 27th on Sunday on Saturday, 21st for Sunday, 20 days for Saturday, 14 days for Friday, 13 days for Thursday, August 11, 2016, 12 days
Holding time From 9:30 to 17:00
Holding place Ogibashi Lock Gate, Ogibashi Lock Gate disaster prevention anchorage (1-5-18, Sarue, Koutou-ku)
Access Toei Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line "Sumiyoshi Station" B1 or Exit A1 10-minute walk
Prices Free of charge
Reference Person in charge of Koto, Tokyo river improvement office water gate management section management calls (only on weekdays): 03-5620-2493
(※) Ogibashi Lock Gate management place telephone: 03-3631-1373
※Ogibashi Lock Gate driving stop day: Every month first Sunday, September are day and from December 31 to January 3 for first, two or three days
Remarks [the use guidance]
1.The facility is observed freely (the no-go zone outside).
2.Application is unnecessary. Person participating in more than ten groups, please contact beforehand.
3.Person that disaster prevention anchorage is used, please contact beforehand. In addition, please refrain from the long-time use.
4.You protect "navigation method of ship in Koto inside river", and please navigate.
5.The venue is entirely non-smoking.
6.There is not parking lot.