Canal NY Membership

Canal New York Marketing and Business Alliance is the primary private sector organization to promote economic and business development along the entire New York State Canal System Corridor. Canal NY focuses on bringing business to its members through tourism marketing programs, educational outreach, legislative advocacy and projects such as the Discover the Erie Canal web site. This web site is being built to be the most comprehensive online resource for the Erie Canal Traveler. It is the only web site devoted to tourism in the Erie Canal Corridor.

Canal NY offers many opportunities to promote your business or organization. Whether it’s a featured listing in one of the directories located within this site, brochure distribution at one of the numerous events that Canal NY participates in, or even greater opportunities at an event such as the Media Luncheon that Canal NY hosts each year to introduce travel writers to the Erie Canal region.

Visit Canal New York to learn more about the membership opportunities available.

Canal NY News

  • What’s New At Canal NY

    What’s New At Canal NY

      As the holiday season approaches, Canal NY is busy planning for 2018. Our open meeting held on Oct. 30th in Waterford at the Erie Canalway Heritage Organizations’ visitor center was a great success.  The meeting was well attended and with three employees of the NYS Canal Corp in attendance, it provided the opportunity to ask questions as well as listen to […]Read More »
  • Canal NY Mission Statement / Strategic Plan

    Canal NY Mission Statement / Strategic Plan

    Canal New York, Inc.   Mission: To increase awareness and promote greater use of the NYS Canal navigable waterways in the Villages, Cities and Towns along the NYS Canal System through tourism marketing, legislative advocacy and business collaboration. Encourage and promote economic development for existing and future businesses. Strategic Plan 2018-2022: Partner with local and […]Read More »
  • Canal NY By-Laws

    Canal NY By-Laws

      BY-LAWS OF CANAL NEW YORK MARKETING & BUSINESS ALLIANCE, INC. AS AMENDED AND RESTATED APRIL 25, 2011           ARTICLE                           NAME                                                                            PAGE       I                                     Name, Purpose and Principal Office                                             3 II Membership                                    3           III Meetings 3-4 IV Officers and Organization 4 V Board of Directors 5 VI Committees […]Read More »
  • Somethin’s Brewin On The Erie Canal

    Somethin’s Brewin On The Erie Canal

        THE LEGACY AND FUTURE OF CRAFT BEER IN THE MOHAWK VALLEY AND ON THE ERIE CANAL   AN ERIE CANAL BICENTENNIAL DISCUSSION Monday, October 30, 2017 Mohawk Valley Community College, Utica, NY   OPENING SESSION (2—2:30pm)   Welcome: MVCC President Randall J. “Randy” VanWagoner, Ph.D Welcome: Utica Mayor Robert Palmieri Welcome and Introduction […]Read More »
  • Co-op Advertising Opportunity for Canal NY Members

    Co-op Advertising Opportunity for Canal NY Members

    Dear Member, CanalNY is working with JMF Publishing to create a New York Canals section in their popular Upstate Summer Magazine. The section will comprise of multiple pages about summer recreation on and near New York State canals. It will contain a feature article, pictures and advertising. Canal New York members are eligible for special […]Read More »