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Canal section reopened: Erie Canal between Locks E26 Clyde & E27 Lyons.

Continue to be on the lookout for debris.

Updated Wednesday 07/30 at 09:44 AM
Upper west gate of Troy Federal Lock is operating. Beam restriction lifted; all vessels may pass thru.


Updated Wednesday 07/30 at 09:38 AM
Canal Closure: Erie Canal at Genesee River Crossing, due to increased current & elevated water levels.

Until further notice.

Updated Tuesday 07/29 at 12:12 PM
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.

Updated Monday 07/28 at 04:02 PM
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".

Updated Sunday 07/27 at 10:05 AM

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