Wilson Hill Boat Launch to Reopen May
Jill Chamberlain, NYPA
315-764-0226, ext. 300
Mel Fitchette, Robert Moses State Park
April 18, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA—The Wilson Hill boat launch will reopen on
Friday, May 18 with several new features, the New York Power
Authority and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and
Historic Preservation announced Wednesday.
Renovations include expanded pavement at the
entrance and on approaches to the launch area, a public toilet
facility, and expanded gravel parking for vehicles and trailers.
Area landscaping will be carried out once these improvements are
complete. A new loading dock will be installed after the May 18
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