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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Waterford Flight

June 2, 2022

Mariners are advised that Erie Canal Lock E-4 in the Waterford Flight will only be passing vessels with a maximum beam of 21 feet due to an inoperable lower gate until further notice.

Maintenance crews have been dispatched.

Updates will follow.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at

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

In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation Emergency Call Center at: (833) 538-1042.     

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