Planning Meeting Date Set for Niagara Gorge Projects Involving NY Power Authority and State Parks
January 25, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEWISTON—The New York Power Authority (NYPA) and New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) will host a meeting for a working presentation of Niagara Gorge projects on February 4, 2010 at 7pm in the Community Room of the Power Vista, the NYPA visitors center in Lewiston. The public is welcome to attend.
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