The New York Power Authority performs maintenance on the Lockport Locks. The Erie Canal navigation season opens at 7 a.m. May 21 – weather permitting and subject to Covid-19 protocols.
Checking things out
Getting things ready
Preparing for navigation season
Looking at the locks
Work at the gate
Staff Photographer Buffalo News
I have been a Buffalo News Photographer for the past 24 years and worked previously in Buffalo for the Associated Press and United Press International. I graduated from Buffalo State College in communications in 1985.