Deck Overpass at the Niagara
Power Project to Temporarily Close for Construction
September 28, 2007
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LEWISTON—A stretch of Lewiston Road (New York State
Route 104) passing over the New York Power Authority’s Niagara Power
Project will be closed for a 48 hour period between Oct. 1 and Oct.
3 for remedial maintenance work.
The construction work will cause a temporary
closure of the two inside median lanes (one north bound, one south
bound) of Lewiston Road, traversing the power plant and in the
immediate vicinity. The balance of traffic lanes will remain open.
■ 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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