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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

June 27, 2022

Erie Canal – Brockport

Mariners are advised that a center navigation light chain is hanging below the Redman Road Bridge, SR 31 (E-184) over the Erie Canal in Brockport. The bridge is located 0.7 miles west of the Brockport Guard Gate. This chain extends down from the bridge approximately eight feet from the surface of the water, over the center of the navigation channel. Department of Transportation maintenance has been notified.

Boaters should proceed with caution when transiting this area and use either side of the navigation channel to avoid the hazard.

Updates will follow.

A chart showing the affected area can be found at

Features along the western 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.

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

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