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Power Authority Fishing Pier Temporarily Closed

Karen White
315-764-0226, Ext. 863

March 27, 2009


MASSENA —The fishing pier at the New York Power Authority's (NYPA) Frank S. McCullough, Jr. Hawkins Point Visitors Center and Boat Launch will be temporarily closed until further notice due to ice damage.

Repairs are underway. NYPA will notify the public when the pier is scheduled to re-open.

  About NYPA:

■    NYPA uses no tax money or state credit.  It finances its operations through the sale of bonds and revenues earned in large part through sales of electricity.  ■    NYPA is a leader in promoting energy-efficiency, new energy technologies and electric transportation initiatives.  ■    It is the nation’s largest state-owned electric utility, with 18 generating facilities in various parts of the state and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines.

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