Power Authority to Reopen Niagara
March 27, 2008
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
fishing pier at the base of the New York Power Authority's Robert
Moses Niagara Power Plant—the main generating facility at the
Niagara Power Project—will reopen for the start of the trout season
on April 1, barring extreme winter weather. The pier was closed as
usual for the winter.
The pier, open daily
from dawn to dusk, is admission-free. Parking is available at the
top of the hill next to the roadway that provides access to the
Restrooms will be open;
however, the fish cleaning station will remain closed until the
possibility of freezing temperatures has passed.
■ 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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