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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Brewerton

July 1, 2022

Mariners are advised of a fireworks display on the Oneida Lake/Oneida River between I-81 (E-63A) & US-11 (E-64) bridges on Sunday, July 3rd at dusk.

Boaters transiting through the area are to maintain a safe distance from the fireworks source, travel at a "No Wake" speed of not more than 5 mph and be aware of denser than usual traffic and anchored spectator boats in the area. Law enforcement will be present.

Erie Canal Lock E-23 in Brewerton will remain open until midnight to accommodate boaters leaving the event.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at

Features along the eastern section 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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