News Advisory: NYPA to
Present Ceremonial Checks to Niagara Power Coalition
The New York Power Authority (NYPA) will present
ceremonial checks Tuesday for a total of $8 million representing the
up-front portion of a 50-year agreement with the Niagara Power Coalition
for the relicensing of the Authorityís Niagara Power Project. The checks
will be presented at the Power Vista, the Niagara Power Projectís
Visitorsí Center, to the seven coalition members: the Niagara Falls City
School District, the City of Niagara Falls, the Lewiston-Porter Central
School District, the Town of Lewiston, the Niagara Wheatfield Central
School District, the Town of Niagara, and Niagara County.
DATE: Tuesday, December 20
LOCATION: Power Vista
Niagara Power Project Visitorsí Center
5777 Lewiston Rd.
(@ University Drive & Route 104)
TIME: 12 noon
PHOTO OPPORTUNITY: The ceremonial check
presentation will include brief remarks. The event will coincide with
NYPA making the initial payments to the seven coalition members.