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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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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The City of Lockport

Join us for some spooky Halloween fun on Oct. 26 for Trick-or-Treat Main Street – from Washburn St. to Ida Fritz Park.

There will also be several family-friendly activities at the park including: Thriller dancers, a costume contest, games and much more.


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