Rome Lab Victory Rally – June 26, 1995

RETRO ROME – Rome Lab victory rally on Liberty Plaza – June 26, 1995.  The Lab, recommended for closure by the Air Force, was saved by an independent commission voting unanimously to keep it open. Governor George Pataki, Mayor Joseph Griffo, Assemblywoman RoAnn Destito, Senator Al D’Amato, County Executive Ray Meier, Rep. Sherwood Boehlert and GLDC director Steven J DiMeo along with hundreds of spectators attended the event.