Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Perinton
June 25, 2015
Mariners are advised of construction of a new pipeline bridge (E-130A) over the Erie Canal between Ayrault Road Bridge (E-130) and Palmyra Road Bridge (E-131). The placement of the pipe bridge over the canal is expected to take place starting on Friday, June 26th and be completed on Tuesday, June 30th. This may cause occasional delays.
The overhead clearance of the new bridge will be 17.1’ at a normal pool level of 462.4’ and 16.5’ at a maximum pool elevation of 463.0’
Mariners should reduce speed, stop all forward motion and proceed at a "No-Wake" speed when transiting this area.
A map covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/nyscce18.jpg.
Features along the western section of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern.
For updates and information, please visit Canals.NY.gov or call 1-800-4CANAL4.