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Erie Canal Featured on CBS Sunday Morning News Show

Two hundreds years ago, construction began on a 363-mile canal linking the Great Lakes to the Hudson River and New York City

It was an engineering and commercial triumph as revolutionary as the Internet in it's day.

 

But the Erie Canal was dismissed at first. New York politician DeWitt Clinton spent 10 years fighting to sell the...

Reimagine the Canals – Brockport Pedestrian Bridge Architects Selected

An update on the Brockport Loop, a pedestrian skyway that will be built, to link Brockport College and the New York State Empire Trail

 

The selection has been made for the Architectural firm that will be handling the bridge design by the New York Power Authority, owners of the NY State Canal Corporation and it's assets...

Reimagine The Canals Community Input Report

It wasn't too long ago that the New York State Canal Corporation and parent, New York Power Authority (NYSCC & NYPA) 

brought together hundreds of Canal Enthusiast from across the state and asked them to sit together to consider what the 21st Century Erie Canal should look like.

Around the state the NYSCC setup gathering sites...

Reimagine the Canals – Brockport Sky Loop Design & Other Canal Improvement Plans

Here's some of the latest news on NY's Reimagine the Canals initiatives being developed to improve Erie Canal profitability and use.

 

All of these are part of a joint effort between the new owners of the canal, the New York Power Authority, along with the Governor of New York and the New York State Canal Corporation.

 

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