June 5, 1970 - Snow removal protest
Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
On this day in our history back in 1970 … a man in a Santa suit protesting against the high cost of snow removal in Albany - the city was picking up a 2 million dollar tab.
The protests came just over a year after the massive blizzard of 1969.
The category 2 nor'easter stranded thousands on roads and in airports.
94 deaths were attributed to the storm