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New York State Canal Corporation


Notice to Mariners

Oswego Canal – Phoenix

September 25, 2023

Mariners are advised that they may experience intermittent delays between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. for vessels with a 10.5 foot or greater overhead clearance at the Culvert St. (bascule) Lift Bridge (O-4) over the Oswego Canal, north of Oswego Canal Lock O-1 in Phoenix due to bridge maintenance by the New York State Department of Transportation. It is anticipated that these delays will continue through Friday, September 29, 2023.

A chart showing the affected area can be found at  

Features along the Oswego Canal are listed by mileage at

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