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Renovation on Access Road at Niagara Power Plant Will Not Restrict Fishing Access

Contact:
Lou Paonessa
716-286-6661
lou.paonessa@nypa.gov

September 19, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LEWISTON—The south access road of the New York Power Authority’s (NYPA) Niagara Power Project will be restricted to one lane during road work from Sept. 22 to 26. A walking lane will be established for the public to access the NYPA fishing platform. The handicapped parking area will also remain open.

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■    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.  ■   For more information, please go to www.nypa.gov.

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