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New York State Canal Corporation


Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal - Waterford Flight

July 15, 2020

Mariners are advised that at the Waterford Flight, Locks E-2 through E-6, will experience intermittent closures on Thursday, July 16th for maintenance work that scheduled for Guard Gate #1 and Guard Gate #2, in the Waterford Flight. 

Boaters may experience temporary delays up to 2-3 hours, but they will have an opportunity to proceed between each temporary closure and at the conclusion of the work.

Plan itineraries accordingly.

Charts 14786 E-40 covering the affected area can be found at

Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at

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