River Facts



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Meeting Minutes:


UMRR Coordinating Committee

Navigation  Environmental Coordination Committee (NECC)

Joint Sessions of the UMRR-EMP Coordinating Committee and the NECC

Water Quality
Task Force

Water Quality Executive Committee

Hazardous Spills Coordination Group













































Upcoming Meetings

 Please address questions regarding meetings to Margie Daniels at 651-224-2880 or mdaniels@umrba.org.

May 2019

Tuesday, May 21 -- UMRBA Quarterly Meeting (Details)

Wednesday, May 22 -- UMRR Coordinating Committee Quarterly Meeting (Details)

Location:  St. Louis, Missouri


UMRBA Quarterly Meeting - May 21, 2019

UMRR Coordinating Committee Quarterly Meeting - May 22, 2019

Location:  St. Louis, Missouri


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UMRBA Quarterly Meeting Agenda PDF

UMRR Coordinating Committee Quarterly Meeting Agenda PDF

May 21


7:30 am - 9:15 am

UMRBA Board Members' Breakfast

9:30 am - 3:00 pm

UMRBA Quarterly Meeting

3:15 pm - 4:30 pm

UMRR Coordinating Committee Quarterly Pre-Meetings (States, Corps of Engineers, Department of the Interior)

May 22


8:00 am - 12:00 noon

UMRR Coordinating Committee Quarterly Meeting


Hampton Inn-Gateway Arch

333 Washington Avenue

St. Louis, Missouri 65102

Hotel Reservations:

Via the following link:  Reservations.  Or you can call the hotel at 314-621-7900 and refer to Upper Mississippi River when making your reservations. 

Hotel Rate:

single government:  $133 plus tax

Hotel Cut-off:

Tuesday, May 7


Overnight hotel guests:  $15 per day, per vehicle, with in & out privileges for Upper Mississippi River overnight hotel guests, who must check in first to get a room key and use the room key to enter the parking garage.  Hilton Honors Guests - Digital Check-In and Digital Key are available at this hotel through your Hilton Honors App.  With your digital key, you can park and go straight to your room without obtaining a parking key.
Meeting attendees not staying overnight at the hotel have 2 options:
Option 1) Daily parking at the discounted rate of $6.  Tell the attendant at the parking garage entrance that you are attending the Upper Mississippi River meetings and the attendant will give you a parking pass.  After parking, go to the front desk to pay in order to exit the garage.
Option 2) Early Bird special:  Park across the street at MAC (Missouri Athletic Club) if you arrive before 9:00 a.m. and leave after 3:00 p.m., it is $5.95 cash only.

St. Louis Airport Transportation:

4 options if not renting a car:

1) Metrolink is $4. Exit the train at the ‘Convention Center’ stop at 6th Street and
Washington Ave.  Continue walking 2 blocks east to the hotel at the corner of 4th Street and Washington Ave.

2) Uber and Lyft are available.

3) Taxi is about $45 each way.

4) The shuttle Go Best Express is $25 per person one way, $45 round trip. Advance
reservations 866-272-1200 or