New York Power Authority Provides
Information Kiosks at Recreation Sites Throughout Community
May 1, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA— The New York Power Authority (NYPA) is
providing a total of nine information kiosks at local recreational
sites. The information kiosks provide a map of the recreation
facilities (local and state parks) within the project boundary of
NYPA’s St. Lawrence-FDR Power Project. The kiosks also list
amenities at each site. Kiosks have been installed at the following
Waddington: Whittaker Park.
Louisville: Coles Creek
Car-Top Launch and Sandy Beach.
Massena: Massena Intake
Boat Launch and the new Hawkins Point Boat Launch.
Additional kiosks will be installed at Sand Island,
at each end of the trail between Whalen Park and Massena Country
Club, and another at scenic Island View Park.
To aid boaters, a chart of the St. Lawrence River
will be displayed on the kiosks at Whittaker Park, Massena Intake,
Island View Park and Hawkins Point.
For the outdoor enthusiasts, trail maps will be
posted at Whittaker Park, Massena Intake, Island View, Sand
Island, and Whalen Park.
All kiosks will have the hours of operation and
municipal contact information for the recreational site where they
are located. In addition, each kiosk will have NYPA contact
■ 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 plants in
various parts of the state and more than 1,400 circuit-miles of
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