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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Anne McCaffrey to Resign as Mayor of Lockport

Anne McCaffrey to Resign as Mayor of Lockport

Mayor Anne McCaffrey announced today that she will be resigning as mayor of the City of Lockport effective Aug. 8, 2018. McCaffrey has accepted a new position as president and CEO of Eastern Niagara Hospital. McCaffrey stated, “It has been an honor to serve as mayor...

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City Emails Temporarily Unavailable

The City of Lockport is currently experiencing difficulties with its email system. Email is not expected to be functional for approximately 12 to 24 hours. During this time, please call a City Hall employee for assistance. Contact numbers for all city departments are...

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