News Advisory: Dock and Buoy Removal
October 12, 2006
The summer boating season on the St. Lawrence River
has drawn to a close. To prepare for the winter weather which will
soon be upon us, the New York Power Authority (NYPA) will be
removing the following docks and buoys beginning the week of October
16. In order to ensure the safety of the workers and pleasure
boaters, the docks need to be removed prior to freezing
Town and Village of Waddington
Howard Park Docks
Whitaker Park Docks
Old Milk Factory Buoys
Town of Massena
Town of Louisville
NYPA will notify the public in the spring when the
docks and buoys will be reinstalled.
CONTACT: Jill R.
Chamberlain, Community Relations Associate, NYPA, at (315) 764-0226,
ext. 300, or
(800)262-NYPA, if calling from New York State.
Dan Parker, Senior Licensing
Specialist, NYPA at (315) 764-0226, ext. 219, or (800) 262-NYPA, if
calling from New York State.
■ 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
nationís largest state-owned electric utility, with 18 generating
facilities in various parts of the state and more than 1,400
circuit-miles of transmission lines.
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