New York State Safe Boating
Certification Course to be Held at Power Authority Visitors Center
June 29, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NORTH BLENHEIM—The New York Power Authority will
offer a free New York State Safe Boating Certification Course on
Saturday, July 21 at 9:00 a.m.
Dennis Downs, a certified instructor for the New
York Safe Boating Course will conduct the eight hour course at the
Power Authority’s Blenheim-Gilboa Project Visitors’ Center, located
17 miles south of Middleburgh on Route 30.
Participants are required to complete the classroom
session and pass a final exam with a grade of 75 percent or better
to be eligible for certification.
Due to limited space, reservations are required.
Contact Steve Ramsey, NYPA Community Relations Manager, at 1-800
724-0309 by July 11.
■ 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
facilities in various parts of the state and more than 1,400
circuit-miles of transmission lines.
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