New York, Erie Canal Lock Schedule Change

Written by Chuck Baier
April 30, 2021

NOTICE TO MARINERS

LOCK OPERATING SCHEDULE – LOCK E-23 (BREWERTON)

APRIL 29, 2021

 

The New York State Canal Corporation today announced that Erie Canal Lock E-23 in Brewerton will operate 7:00 am to 3:30 pm daily between Saturday, May 1st and Thursday, May 20th to support the Walleye and Northern Pike fishing season.

On Friday May 21st, Lock E-23 will commence normal operating hours of 7:00 am to 10:00 pm.

Conditions permitting, all portions of the New York State Canal System are scheduled to open Friday, May 21, 2021, at 7:00 a.m. for the 2021 navigation season.

The Canal system is scheduled to close to navigation on October 13, 2021.

The Canal Corporation urges all users to register to receive updates through the “Notice to Mariners” notification program at www.canals.ny.gov.

Chuck Baier

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