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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Central Erie Canal – Cross Lake

September 1, 2022

Mariners are advised that the navigation channel from the Plainville Rd, Bridge (E-79) to Buoy G "407" in the area east of Cross Lake Outlet has been reported as being blocked by floating vegetative debris. Efforts to clear the blocked area of the Canal are underway. Boaters attempting to transit this area should use extreme area until vegetation has been cleared.

Updates will follow.

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.                    

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