Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County …. did you know ….. …. that the town of Camillus (founded on March 8, 1799), is named after the Roman general Marcus Furius Camillus and is the only town in the United States to bear that name. Attached, please find this week’s edition of the Friday Facts. For details on any of these events …

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County …. did you know ….. …that Jamesville Reservoir was originally created to feed the Erie Canal and control Butternut Creek. Jamesville Dam was completed in 1874. Today, the reservoir is surrounded by private homes and one of Onondaga County’s favorite parks, Jamesville Beach. Covering about 252 acres, it is still operated by the NYS Canal …

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County …. did you know ….. … that Oneida Lake is New York’s largest body of water completely within New York’s boundary, measuring 79.8 square miles and expanding four counties – Onondaga, Oswego, Madison and Oneida. Oneida Lake hosts numerous types of recreational activities including boating, sailing, fishing, swimming, beaching and more. Attached, please find this …