Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Oneida/Herkimer/Montgomery Counties
September 4, 2020
Mariners are advised that bridge inspections are in progress on the eastern Erie Canal starting Monday, September 7th and continuing until Friday, October 30th on the following bridges:
Mill St. Bridge (E-52) in Rome
Moss Road (E-39) in Schuyler
Service Road (E-29) in Danube
NY Route 80 Bridge (E-25) in Minden
- NY Route 30 (E-23) in Mohawk
Channel width may be reduced, and slight delays may occur due to a bucket boat moving below each bridge being inspected.
Mariners should reduce speed, stop all forward motion and proceed at a "No Wake" speed when transiting these areas.
Features along the eastern 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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