July 4, 2024
Albany, NY

Governor Hochul Issues Proclamation for Independence Day

Governor Hochul Issues Proclamation for Independence Day

State Landmarks to be Illuminated Red, White and Blue

Read Proclamation Here

Governor Kathy Hochul today issued a proclamation declaring July 4 as Independence Day in the State of New York. The Governor also announced that on Thursday, July 4, State landmarks will be illuminated red, white, and blue.

"Our freedom is priceless and today we reaffirm New York’s dedication to upholding our democracy,” Governor Hochul said. "Now more than ever New York State is committed to our nation’s founding principles – freedom, equality and justice for all. Happy Independence Day!"

The Governor announced that 15 landmarks across the state will be illuminated red, white, and blue on Thursday, July 4 in celebration of Independence Day:

  • One World Trade Center
  • Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge
  • Kosciuszko Bridge
  • The H. Carl McCall SUNY Building
  • State Education Building
  • Alfred E. Smith State Office Building
  • Empire State Plaza
  • State Fairgrounds – Main Gate & Expo Center
  • Niagara Falls
  • Albany International Airport Gateway
  • Lake Placid Olympic Center
  • MTA LIRR - East End Gateway at Penn Station
  • Fairport Lift Bridge over the Erie Canal
  • Moynihan Train Hall
  • Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

Contact the Governor's Press Office

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Albany: (518) 474-8418
New York City: (212) 681-4640


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