Advertisement
 
Friday, July 31, 2015
Amsterdam, NY ,

 

Advertisement

Today's parade of support is delayed

Tuesday, July 01, 2014 - Updated: 10:25 AM

The city Recreation Department announced this morning that the Destination 27 casino parade originally scheduled for this afternoon has been postponed.

"Due to the extreme heat in the forecast, the rally for the Destination 27 project at Shuttleworth Park has been postponed," according to an email. The forecast calls for high temperatures and humidity.

"With a high heat index and the potential for thunderstorms, especially in the afternoon, this decision was made in the best interest of the large crowd that would have been in attendance," according to the rec department.

The rally had been scheduled by groups in the community in support of the Destination 27 proposal -- the casino planned for the town of Florida and city of Amsterdam.

The Amsterdam Mohawks game against Glens Falls is still scheduled for a 6:35 p.m. first pitch, as temperatures are expected to decrease, the statement read.

     

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Advertisement
Subscribe to The Recorder

 

The Recorder Sports Schedule

 

The Recorder Newscast

Most Popular

    Sheriff's divers find body of Sacandaga fisherman
    Wednesday, July 29, 2015

    Manufacturing plant to close in Hagaman
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Burglaries in Amsterdam are under investigation
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Day care moving into Amsterdam
    Monday, July 27, 2015

    Candidate petitions ruled invalid
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Police report
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    'Jungle Jim' hits the ground running
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Goat thieves get prison, jail terms
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Letter to the editor
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

    Main Street
    Saturday, July 25, 2015

Advertisement

Copyright © McClary Media, Inc.

Privacy Policies: The Recorder

Contact Us

Twitter

Instagram

Facebook