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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal - Waterford

June 29, 2022

Mariners are advised that limited dock space will be available at the Waterford Canal Harbor due to a steamboat display starting on the morning of Thursday, June 30th and lasting until the morning of Monday, July 4th.

Boaters are also advised of a fireworks display from a barge in the Waterford Canal Harbor on Saturday, July 2nd, starting at 9:15 pm and continuing until approximately 10:00 pm. A 50-yard security zone will be in effect around the fireworks staging barge during the event.

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.

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

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