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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – New London/Sylvan Beach

July 21, 2020

Mariners are advised that Erie Canal Locks E-21 and Lock E-22 in New London will be closed to westbound traffic due to bridge construction activities tomorrow, Wednesday, July 22nd, at the site of the Higginsville Road Bridge E-60 over the Erie Canal. Eastbound boaters exiting Oneida Lake from Sylvan Beach are advised to remain west of the Cove Rd. Bridge E-61 in the town of Verona during this period.

There may be opportunities to pass through the work area during the day, based on construction activities. Please contact the lock operator at Erie Canal Lock E-21 at (315) 336-8229 for further information.

Plan itineraries accordingly.

Chart 14786 E-18 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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