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September 2, 1966: Beginning of the Northway

Updated: Tuesday, September 3 2013, 05:15 AM EDT
ALBANY - It was on September 2, 1966 that Gov. Rockefeller marked the completion of the Adirondack Northway -- at the time.

The original Northway was completed when a 17-mile stretch from Warrensburg to Pottersville was dedicated.

Gov. Rockefeller took to a state chopper for the ribbon cutting.September 2, 1966: Beginning of the Northway


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