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NEWS & EVENTS

Check out the "News & Event" section of this website for more details on Brookfield's 2013 School Street hydropower plant tour schedule --  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

 

2013 Falls View Park Fishing Derby Winners!

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Brookfield Renewable Energy Group announces that there were five winners at its 4th Annual Falls View Park Fishing Derby. Held on Saturday, July 20 at Brookfield's Falls View Park, a group of volunteers from the New York State Conservation Council and the Rensselaer County Conservation Alliance helped to coordinate the event.

 

In addition to good fishing, all participants were treated to free lunch, beverages, fishing poles and bait.

 

Shown from left to right holding certificates of achievement: Nathan Demmar (biggest fish); Hunter Toffolo (first fish caught); Hailey VanBramer (only girl to catch fish); Cole Carey (most fish caught); and Ethan Stone (most fish caught).

 

Over the Falls Video

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Connection with Cohoes of Yesteryear

Take a glimpse of yesteryear through the Over the Falls Video as well as a collection of Cohoes-related photos and drawings from the early- to mid-1900's. Cohoes native Mike Pender -- the owner of this compilation -- has graciously agreed to share these images with the Friends of Cohoes Falls.

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Falls View Park is adjacent to Brookfield’s School Street hydroelectric facility on North Mohawk Street in Cohoes. Join our "Friends" e-mail list to receive information about this and other special events and news alerts from the Friends of Cohoes Falls.


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