Extended Hours: Erie Canal Lock E21 and Lock E22 New London

06/13/2024 08:31 PM

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – New London

May 16, 2024

Mariners are advised that on Saturday, May 18, 2024, and Sunday, May 19, 2024, Locks E-21 and E-22 in New London will operate on extended hours as follows: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 

Vessels approaching E-21 and E-22 from either direction will be allowed passage through both locks. 

On Monday, May 20, 2024, Locks E-21 and E-22 will return to standard hours of operation - 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily for the remainder of navigation season.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e18.png

Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=erieeastern

The Canal Corporation urges all users and stakeholders to register to receive updates through the Notice to Mariners notification program by clicking here.

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To report an issue or incident along the Canal system, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.