Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Frankfort/Whitesboro
August 5, 2021
Mariners are advised that the Erie Canal between Erie Canal Lock E-19 (Frankfort) and Lock E-20 (Whitesboro) will be closed to navigation on Friday, August 6, 2021 at 7:00 am for dredging activities just west of Lock E-19.
It is anticipated that this section of the Canal will reopen to navigation at noon on the same day.
Boaters should plan their itineraries accordingly.
A chart showing the affected area can be found at can be found at https://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e24.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 to register to receive updates through the "Notice to Mariners" notification program at www.canals.ny.gov.
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