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Michael Caswell

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Hi!
« on: June 15, 2018, 03:13:38 pm »
Hi!  I am the administrator of this forum and editor of www.ericanalfacts.wordpress.com

I live at 28 Erie Crescent Fairport, waterfront on the canal opposite the Oxbow Embankment Dam. My property is in a flood zone according to FEMA, yet those folks on the other side, who are 50 feet below me, are not.  Go figure!   ;)

Doug K

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Re: Hi!
« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2018, 07:47:21 pm »
Hello Mike... and all,
Brockport Resident on the Embankment Side about 40' away from the Erie Canal Trailway. Have about 400' of frontage with a house built before the Erie Canal turned into the current Barge Canal. With 1 confirmed leak (managed) & two more possible on our property I've taken what some might call a "keen interest" in a Safety Project right in my backyard like most here. Thanks for giving us a place to share.

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Re: Hi!
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2018, 12:17:13 pm »
Hello Mike,
Sandy here, Doug's wife. Can you add me to the Below Embankment group please? Great info on here

christine

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Re: Hi!
« Reply #3 on: June 21, 2018, 12:25:59 pm »
Hi.  We live in Brockport - not adjacent to the bank, but in full view of it.  Thanks for getting this started.