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 Power Authority Reopens Popular Fishing Pier

Cathy Blood

April 10, 2006


LEWISTON―The popular fishing pier at the base of the New York Power Authority's Robert Moses Niagara Power Plant reopened Friday, April 7, 2006.

The pier, which is open daily from dawn to dusk, is admission-free and handicapped accessible.  Handicapped parking is available adjacent to the pier and general parking is available at the top of the hill next to the roadway that provides access to the pier.

For more information, please contact Cathy Blood at 716-286-6652.

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