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New York State Canal Corporation

  Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal

   Tonawanda, Lockport and Royalton

Erie and Niagara Counties

September 10, 2021

Mariners are advised of bridge inspection activities on the following bridges over the Erie Canal:

  • Route 384, Delaware Street (E-247)
  • Route 270, Campbell Blvd (E-241A)
  • Stevens Street (E-235)
  • N. Adam Street Lift Bridge (E-229)
  • Day Road (E-225)
  • Canal Road (E-224)
  • Gasport Lift Bridge (E-222)
  • Slayton Settlement Road (E-220)

Inspection activities will occur from September 13th through September 22nd.  During this period barges may encroach upon the navigation channel occasionally. Passing vessels are to come to a complete halt and then proceed at a "No Wake" speed through the area at idle.

Charts covering the affected areas can be found at,, 

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

The Canal Corporation urges all users to register to receive updates through the "Notice to Mariners" notification program at

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