“L” Mark Removed

Posted on 4, September 2018

in Category News & Announcements

Ahoy Racers: IMPORTANT NEWS: Unfortunately, our L mark was damaged by a power boat. It’s already been pulled by our qualified Marks Management team. Since there are only a few races left we will set a temporary orange tetrahedron in its place, ONLY if L is listed as a mark of the course. Diane Quart Vice Commodore

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2018 Paid Members by Boat

Posted on 18, May 2018

in Category News & Announcements

A complete list of paid members by boat has been published an can be found at the link below. This will be updated intermittently as new members continue to join. For updates, corrections, or changes, please contact Patrick Weisansal II, Membership Director at PWeisansal@gmail.com Click Here: 2018 Paid Members by Boat

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New Lock Operating Times for 2018

Posted on 2, May 2018

in Category News & Announcements

Message from: Adam W. Hamm, P.E. Chief, NY/PA Operations and Maintenance Diver and Dive Supervisor USACE Buffalo District New operating schedule here at the Black Rock Lock for this season. As I mentioned at the last Buffalo Harbor Safety Meeting we will have a reduced operating schedule. The main reason is due to the recent failure we had of our lower east operating gate anchorage. The cause of failure was determined to be from fatigue failure due to too many cycles (opening and closing) of the gate over its life. Much like a paper clip that you bend 1000 times (more…)

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