Maybe we should call it a "Grand Closing" to keep the water contained… It has been six years since the 2007 floods.
From Rye City:
PLEASE JOIN US FOR A RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY for the SLUICE GATE the City of Rye and the Village of Rye Brook Joint Flood Mitigation Project at the BOWMAN AVENUE DAM
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19, 2013
RECEPTION TO FOLLOW ON-SITE
Shuttle Service available from Rye City Hall
leaving at 7:30 P.M.
RSVP: by June 14
City Manager’s Office – Eleanor Militana
(914) 967-7404 or firstname.lastname@example.org