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Photo and Caption: NYPA President and CEO Richard M. Kessel Distributes Weatherization Kits in Freeport, NY

November 14, 2008  

The New York Power Authority (NYPA) Thursday (Nov. 13) launched its Weatherization Blitz Program on Long Island for lower income households served by municipal electric systems in Freeport, Rockville Centre and Greenport. NYPA President and Chief Executive Officer Richard M. Kessel, second from right, discussed the benefits of the program at a news conference at the Community Development Corporation (CDC) of Long Island, in Freeport. With Kessel, from left, are Debbie Chalmers of the CDC; Mary Bossart, mayor, Rockville Centre; William Glacken, mayor, Freeport; and State Sen. Charles Fuschillo. The weatherization program is part of a comprehensive plan announced in September by Gov. David A. Paterson to help needy New Yorkers handle their home heating costs this winter.  


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