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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We Love U Foundation Helps Clean Up Lockport

We Love U Foundation Helps Clean Up Lockport

Mayor David R. Wohleben would like to thank community members from around Western New York who converged on Lockport to join the We Love U Foundation in cleaning up a local abandoned building. Community involvement like this helps to lift up the entire South Block...

4th Ward Alderperson Appointed

4th Ward Alderperson Appointed

Mayor David R. Wohleben has announced the appointment of Kelly VanDeMark, of 587 Pine St., Lockport, as acting alderman for the Fourth Ward. VanDeMark was born and raised in Lockport and received her education through the Lockport Public School System. She is a...

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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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