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For Release: Monday, June 4, 2018

DEC Removing Captain Samuel Maytan Fishing Access Site, Effective Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Herkimer, NY Fishing Access Site Closed

Effective Tuesday, June 5, 2018, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is closing the gate to the Captain Samuel Maytan Fishing Access site to allow for crews to remove the fishing pier deck. The deck is being removed due to public safety concerns as to its condition. The public will still be able to fish from the banks of the Mohawk River. The Captain Samuel Maytan Fishing Access site is located at 413 South Washington Street, Herkimer, NY and will reopen to the public on Friday, June 8th.

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