Lock 7 scare causes Nisky residents to evacuate
Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:28 PM EDT
After the Mohawk River rose in the wake of Irene, the stability of Lock 7 caused a scare in Niskayuna. Crews had to work furiously to keep Lock 7 from failing and stopping the water from coming through. As a precaution, residents in the area were evacuated.