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New York State Canal Corporation


Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Palmyra to Macedon

May 17, 2022

Mariners are advised that until further notice the Erie Canal, between Lock E-29 in Palmyra and Lock E-30 in Macedon, will be operated at one-foot below normal navigation level due to planned maintenance activity. Vessels requiring full depth will be accommodated and requests should be directed to Lock E-29 at (315) 597-4691 for coordination with 24 hours advanced notice.

Boaters should refer to the table on the Canal Corporation western portion website link below for a current listing of navigation depths.

A chart showing the affected area 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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