RETRO ROME – New York State School for the Deaf outdoor track construction, corner of Turin Street and North Madison Street – 1972. Construction and landscaping projects on the athletic facilities continued through 1975. #NYSSD
Opening ceremony of the 24th Empire State Games, July 25, 2001 at RFA Stadium. The event featured a performance by rock band Collective Soul, a flyover by the State Air National Guard’s 174th Fighter Squadron, the lighting of the torch and fireworks to conclude the festivities. The games were held in various venues throughout the Mohawk Valley from July 26-29, 2001.