Irondequoit and Webster have declared states of emergency due to rising water levels on Lake Ontario and Irondequoit Bay.
Effective at 5 p.m. Friday:
- All vessels on Irondequoit Bay shall travel at an idle speed when within 500 feet of the Shore, and create no wake
- All vessels on Irondequoit Bay beyond 500 feet from the shoreline shall travel at a speed to not exceed 5 mph.
The emergency orders remain in effect until further notice.