NYPA Visitors Center Exhibits Artwork By Area Seniors
June 30, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA—The New York Power Authority (NYPA) will be hosting an art exhibit featuring work by local senior citizens at the Niagara Power Project’s Power Vista. The artwork, created by members of the Council for Older Adults, will be on display across the pedestrian walkway Monday, June 28 through Friday, July 9, 9 am – 5 pm daily. Stop by to enjoy beautiful artwork and views from our free family-friendly facility.
Visitors are also invited to enjoy the Power Vista’s attractions, which include displays and interactive exhibits relating to the production of electricity, energy efficiency and the area’s history, as well as spectacular views from the observation deck, 350 feet above the Niagara River Gorge. Admission and parking are free. The Power Vista is located at 5777 Lewiston Road in Lewiston.
For more information call 716-286-6661 or 1-866-NYPA-FUN, or visit www.nypa.gov/vc/niagara.htm.
■ The New York Power Authority 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 public power organization, with 17 generating facilities in various parts of New York State and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■ Approximately 80 percent of the electricity it produces is clean renewable hydropower. Its lower-cost power production and electricity purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the state. ■For more information, www.nypa.gov.