New York Power Authority Trustees To Meet June 28

Michael Saltzman
(914) 390-8181

June 23, 2011


WHITE PLAINS—The New York Power Authority (NYPA) Board of Trustees will hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, June 28, at 11 a.m., at the Niagara Power Project Power Vista in Lewiston, N.Y. 

The scheduling of the meeting at the Power Vista is part of NYPA’s efforts to hold its trustees’ meetings in various New York State regions to further accessibility to the public.

Consistent with Section 104(4) of the Open Meetings Law, the public has the right to attend the meeting at the participating locations, involving the following videoconference sites:

New York Power Authority, Niagara Power Project Power Vista (Visitors Center), 5777 Lewiston Road, Lewiston, N.Y. - Contact person for non-media inquiries: Lou Paonessa (716) 286-6651

New York Power Authority office, 123 Main Street, White Plains, N.Y., 16th Floor Boardroom
Contact person for non-media inquiries:  Karen Delince (914) 390-8085

The meeting can also be viewed via the Internet by visiting the Power Authority’s Web site at www.nypa.gov and clicking on “Meetings and Webcasts,” near the center of the page, and then another link entitled “Watch Live.”

Media inquiries should be directed to Michael Saltzman at (914) 390-8181.

About NYPA:

■ The New York Power Authority 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 public power organization, with 17 generating facilities in various parts of New York State and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of transmission lines. ■ Approximately 80 percent of the electricity it produces is clean renewable hydropower.  Its lower-cost power production and electricity purchases support hundreds of thousands of jobs throughout the state. ■For more information, www.nypa.gov.


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