WAMC New York News
4:38 am
Wed April 5, 2006

Lock 5 gates replaced

Waterford, NY – Crews are working to install a new two-door gate at Lock 5 of the Erie Canal-in Waterford, New York. Canal corporation officials say the replacements are necessary to permit boats on the canal by May first. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein was there Wednesday afternoon: