Lockport, NY

The Lock City on the Erie Canal
Mayor David R. Wohleben

Mayor David R. Wohleben

Welcome to Lockport

The City of Lockport, NY grew from the banks of the 19th century engineering marvel, the Erie Canal. Today, Lockport is a friendly community with rich, historic roots. We seek to blend the old with the new to preserve the past as well as move ahead with the changing times.

Lockport, New York is located in the center of Niagara County approximately 18 miles east of Niagara Falls USA. Our website not only offers the important government and service information that business owners and residents seek, but we have also created a tourism section for visitors and locals alike. Explore Lockport attractions, Erie Canal activities, specialty shops, the Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises, the Lockport Cave & Underground Boat Ride and so much more when you visit Lockport and take a walk through history.




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Code Blue in effect Nov. 21 and Nov. 22

Code Blue in effect Nov. 21 and Nov. 22

Due to the extreme cold temperatures forecasted for the region on Wednesday, Nov. 21 and Thursday, Nov. 22, the City of Lockport Code Blue Warming Shelter will be open at the Salvation Army for residents in need. The warming shelter will be open both days from 8 p.m....

Unveiling of New Historic Marker Honoring Mossell

Unveiling of New Historic Marker Honoring Mossell

The Lift Up Lockport Committee is honored and excited to announce a new addition to the historic markers of the City of Lockport. The entire community is invited to the unveiling of the new Pomeroy sign, recognizing the contributions of Aaron Mossell and his son,...

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As part of the Lockport Downtown Revitalization Initiative, there will be a third Local Planning Committee meeting open to the public on December 17.

The purpose of this meeting is to solidify Lockport’s DRI vision and goals, discuss revitalization strategies,
and review preliminary project information.

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