New York Power Auhority logo
 

 

       NEWS

           
 

Deck Overpass at the Niagara Power Project to Temporarily Close for Construction

Contact:
Robert Daly
716-286-6651
rob.daly@nypa.gov

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.

 

 About NYPA:

■    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.

Return to Press Center