Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Medina Lift Bridge
June 25, 2018
Mariners are advised that bridge repair activities will be begin on July 16 and occurring through August 4, 2018 on E-211, Medina Lift Bridge over the Erie Canal. It is expected that a barge will slightly encroach into the channel. The normal overhead clearance will not be affected.
Mariners should reduce speed, stop all forward motion, and proceed at a “No Wake” speed when traversing this area.
NYSCC Cruising Guide Page E-8 showing the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/nyscce08.jpg
Features along the western portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern
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