New York State Boaters Guide
The Chenango Lake Property Owners Association (CLPOA) wish to remind all Chenango Lake users of the Town of New Berlin Recreational Boating Regulations as delineated in Chapter 70 of the Town of New Berlin Codes
Town of New Berlin Boating Regulations
The Navigation Law of New York State is the controlling law in the Town of New Berlin. Rules and regulations that supplement the Navigation Law are specific to the Town of New Berlin.
- No vessel shall be operated within 100 feet of the shore, a dock, pier, raft, float or an anchored or moored vessel at a speed exceeding 5 miles per hour except Personal Watercraft (jetskis) which shall not operate within 500 feet.
- No motorized vessel shall operate within 100 feet of swim areas except for departure and return to dock or mooring.
- No Personal Watercraft (jetskis) shall operate within 500 feet of swim areas.
- Motorized vessels may operate at a speed of 5 miles per hour between sunset and sunrise. Personal Motorized Watercraft (jetskis) shall only operate between the hours of 10 AM and 2 PM.