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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Amsterdam

September 17, 2021

Mariners are advised that an inspection of the Amsterdam Pedestrian Bridge (E-19B) over the Erie Canal will be conducted on Saturday, September 18.

Channel width may be reduced, and slight delays may occur due to a bucket boat and safety boat moving below the bridge.

Boaters should contact inspectors on Marine Channel 13. Boaters must reduce speed, stop all forward motion and proceed at a "No Wake" speed after receiving clearance to pass.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at

Features along the eastern 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" program at

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