Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Rochester
September 7, 2022
Mariners are advised that operations are in progress for freeing of a grounded sailing vessel, at the east side of the Genesee River Crossing in Rochester, in the navigation channel. Vessels requiring more than three feet of depth should use caution when passing the grounded vessel.
Updates will follow.
A chart showing the affected area can be found at
Features along the western portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern
In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation Emergency Call Center at: (833) 538-1042.
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