Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Amsterdam
July 31, 2022
Mariners are advised of riprap installation and navigation light replacement activities beneath the New York Route 30 Bridge (E-19A) over the Erie Canal starting on Monday, August 1st, 2022. It is anticipated that these activities will be concluded by end of the day on Friday, September 30th, 2022. A barge and workboat will encroach on and be moving in the navigation channel beneath the bridge.
Boaters should reduce speed, stop all forward motion, and proceed at a "No Wake" speed when traversing this area.
A chart covering the affected area can be found at
Features along the western portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at https://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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