Media Advisory and Photo
Opportunity: NYPA Invites Community to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of St.
June 20, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The New York Power
Authority (NYPA) invites the public to celebrate the 50th
anniversary of its St. Lawrence-Franklin D. Roosevelt Power Project
for an event at 7 p.m., on June 24, outside the project’s
admission-free visitors center at Hawkins Point.
The program will
feature free ice cream and music from Northern Symphonic Winds,
followed by fireworks after nightfall.
WHAT: St. Lawrence
50th Anniversary Ice Cream “Social”
Tuesday, June 24
NYPA’s Hawkins Point Visitors Center
Chamberlain, community relations manager at the NYPA St.
Lawrence Franklin D. Roosevelt Power Project, 315-764-6841 or read
press release on the event.
■ 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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