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Reduced depth: Erie Canal water level between locks E19 & E20 to be 1 foot lower Aug 4-8.
Water level is being lowered to facilitate spillway repairs.
Bridge construction activities: Rte. 414 Bridge (S-15) over Seneca (Chemung) Canal in Watkins Glen.
The speed limit is 5 mph in all work zones.
Upper Hudson River Dredging Project activities planned for the Week of July 28th.
Barge unloading south of C8; Barge loading north of C5; Orange Norwegian buoys marking shallow water between near R "214" (outside of channel); Dredging between G "91A" & R "80"; Backfill/capping between G "121" & R "90"; Habitat planting & supply operations (outside of channel) between R "202" & R "200", R "192" & R "190", and near R "180".
Upper west gate of Troy Federal Lock temporarily inoperable; vessels w/ <20 ft beam may still proceed.
Repairs are scheduled for Monday, July 28th.
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