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New York State PAUSE – Change in Status ​for Marinas, Boatyards, and Recreational Marine Manufacturers

Thursday, April 19th, 2020

M​arinas, boatyards, and recreational marine manufacturers, for ongoing marina operations and boat repair/maintenance, where such facilities adhere to strict social distancing and sanitization protocols. Use of such sites for the purposes of personal use or operation of boats or other watercraft is permissible, provided that no establishment offer chartered watercraft services or rentals. Restaurant activity at such sites are limited to take-out or delivery only. For additional information, please see the links below.


Please note, the boating Council is making every attempt to provide the most updated information with regard to Maritime Policies which affect boaters.  As the decisions on these policies remain somewhat fluid, please check back to this site for future updates.