Antique Truck Show Set for NYPA
315-764-0226, ext. 300
September 11, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MASSENA―The New York Power Authority will play host
to an antique truck show on Sunday, Sept. 16 at the St.
Lawrence-Franklin D. Roosevelt Power Projectís admission-free
Hawkins Point Visitors Center. The trucks will be on display from
noon to 4 p.m., with ample parking available for visitors.
Truck owners will be available to answer questions
and provide information about their vehicles. The first 50 trucks
at the event will receive dashboard plaques.
The visitors center, featuring a wide range of
interactive exhibits on subjects such as Water Power and the St.
Lawrence-FDR Project, Basics of Electricity and Uses of Electricity,
will be open on Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visitors will also be
able to enjoy panoramic views of the power dam from Hawkins Point.
DIRECTIONS: From Massena: Take State Route 37 east
to Route 131 (across from St. Lawrence Centre Mall), turn left and
proceed through the Eisenhower Lock tunnel. Then take the second
right onto Robinson Bay Road and continue for two miles. Turn left
onto Hawkins Point Road and follow the entrance road to the visitors
■ 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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