Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Vischer Ferry
July 29, 2022
Mariners are advised that effective immediately and through September 14, 2022, Lock E-7 in Vischer Ferry will operate on extended hours, as follows: Monday-Wednesday 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Thursday-Sunday 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Starting September 15, 2022, Lock E-7 will return to standard hours of operation daily from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the remainder of navigation season.
A chart showing the affected areas can be found at https://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e39.png
Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=erieeastern.
In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation Emergency Call Center at: (833) 538-1042.
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