Lift Bridge Inoperable: Oswego Canal above Lock O1 Phoenix

06/13/2024 08:46 PM

Notice to Mariners

Oswego Canal – Phoenix

May 24, 2024

Mariners are advised that the Culvert St. (bascule) Lift Bridge (O-4) over the Oswego Canal, north of Oswego Canal Lock O-1 in Phoenix, is inoperable due to an electrical issue and is in the down position.  Vessel passage is limited to vessels with a maximum overhead clearance of 10 feet. Maintenance staff has been notified.

Updates will follow.

A chart showing the affected area can be found at   

Features along the Oswego Canal are listed by mileage at 

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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.