Sen. Schumer raises concerns about Lake Ontario’s water level

New York U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer raised concerns about Lake Ontario’s water level.

Schumer met with the Canadian Consul General and her successor to discuss the above-average lake levels for this time of year.

The Democrat urges the officials to do everything possible to mitigate the risk of a repeat of last year’s historic flooding.

Schumer called for increased outflows at the Moses-Saunders Dam on the Saint Lawrence River. The Saint Lawrence River flows into Lake Ontario.

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