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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Brewerton

June 30, 2023

Mariners are advised of a fireworks display on the Oneida Lake/Oneida River between I-81 (E-63A) & US-11 (E-64) bridges on Monday, July 3rd at dusk.

Boaters transiting through the area are to maintain a safe distance from the fireworks source, travel at a "No Wake" speed of not more than 5 mph and be aware of denser than usual traffic and anchored spectator boats in the area. Law enforcement will be present.

Erie Canal Lock E-23 in Brewerton will remain open until midnight to accommodate spectator vessels leaving the event.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at

Features along the eastern section of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at

The Canal Corporation urges all users and stakeholders to register to receive updates through the Notice to Mariners notification program by clicking here.

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In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.