News Advisory and Photo
Opportunity: Public Invited to a Classic Car "Cruise-in"
August 23, 2007
The public is cordially invited to a classic
car “Cruise-In” to enjoy some summer fun. The Massena Olde Car Club
will be showcasing some of its members’ cars at the New York Power
Authority’s Hawkins Point Visitors Center at the St. Lawrence-FDR
Power Project on Saturday, August 25th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Plenty of parking will be available for visitors,
who will have an opportunity to vote for the Spectators Choice
Award, selecting their favorite vintage car.
Before, after or while at the “Cruise-In,” the
public is also invited to see the wide array of interactive energy
exhibits at NYPA’s $5 million visitors center and enjoy the
panoramic views of the power dam from Hawkins Point.
EVENT: Classic Car
a.m. (Visitors Center will be open normal business hours 9am –
ADMISSION: Free admission to
the “Cruise-In.” Admission is always free to the Hawkins Point
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: Jill Chamberlain, Community Relations
Specialist, NYPA, at (315) 764-0226, ext. 300, or (800)
262-NYPA, if calling from New York State.
■ 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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