Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Pittsford, Monroe County
August 3, 2023
Mariners are advised of a bridge repair operation on the Clover St. SR 65 Bridge (E-141) over the Erie Canal, in Pittsford, on Friday, August 4th. This bridge will be repaired using an Under Bridge Inspection Unit, which will be deployed from the deck of the bridge.
Mariners should reduce speed, stop all forward motion, sound horns, and proceed at a "No Wake" speed when transiting this area. A spotter will watch for approaching vessel traffic to alert the repair crew.
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
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In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.