170330 NYPA Fishing
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Niagara Falls, NY - The New York Power Authority fishing Piers to open for the season on Saturday April, 1.
Lou Paonessa | Louis.Paonessa@nypa.gov | (716) 286-6651
NEW YORK POWER AUTHORITY FISHING PIERS TO OPEN FOR THE SEASON
LEWISTON—New York Power Authority fishing facilities, including the fishing pier at the base of NYPA’s Robert Moses Niagara Power Plant, will open for the season, Saturday, April 1, weather permitting. The fish cleaning station will also be available as long as temperatures remain above freezing. The fishing pier near the Upper Mountain Fire Company at the Lewiston reservoir and at the water intakes along the upper Niagara River will also open for the season April 1. All are open daily from dawn to dusk and admission is free.
For the pier at the base of the Robert Moses power plant, parking is available near the pier and at the top of the hill next to the roadway that provides access to the pier.
For information on the fishing pier, call 716-796-0135, extension 45.
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