News Advisory and Photo Opportunity: Antique Truck
Show Slated for Hawkins Point Visitors Center
September 9, 2005
An antique truck show featuring a wide variety of
vintage passenger and working trucks will be on display at the Hawkins
Point Visitors Center at the St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project on, Sunday
September 18, 2005.
During the show, you will be able to look, see, feel
and touch the various models. All truck owners will be available to
answer questions and provide insight on this interesting aspect of
Before or after visiting the truck show, you will be
able to view the wide array of interactive exhibits, at the newly
constructed $5 million Visitors Center, on the themes of Water Power and
the St. Lawrence facility, Basics of Electricity and Uses of
The Visitors Center also features panoramic views of
the power dam from Hawkins Point.
EVENT: Antique Truck
September 18, rain or shine
TIME: 12 noon – 4
(Visitors Center will be open normal business hours 9 a.m.
Free admission to the antique truck show.
Visitors Center is always free.
DIRECTIONS:From Massena: Take State Route 37 east to
Route 131 (across from St. Lawrence Centre Mall), turn left and proceed
through the Eisenhower Lock tunnel. Then take the second right onto
Robinson Bay Road and continue for two miles. Turn left onto Hawkins
Point Road and follow the entrance road to the visitors center.
CONTACT: Carol Simpson, Community Relations, regional
manager, NYPA, at (315) 764-0226, ext. 304, or (800) 262-NYPA, if
calling from New York State.