Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Rotterdam
June 14, 2023
Mariners are advised that Erie Canal Lock E-9 in Rotterdam will only be passing vessels with a maximum beam of 21 feet due to an inoperable lower gate until further notice.
Maintenance crews have been dispatched.
Updates will follow.
A chart showing the affected area can be found at https://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e37l.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.
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In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.