Robert Moses Fishing Facilities
to Close for Construction
September 28, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEWISTON—The New York
Power Authority (NYPA) plans to close the public fishing facilities
near the base of the Robert Moses Niagara Power Plant on Monday,
Construction at the
site will entail civil improvements to enhance safety in preparation
for future parking enhancements NYPA has committed to as part of the
Niagara Power Project Relicensing agreement.
Work at the site is
expected to last through the fall season.
■ 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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