Three tons of food collected in Canstruction event

NEW HARTFORD, N.Y. (WKTV) - Organizers are calling the first-ever "Canstruction" event in Central New York a success, collecting more than three tons of food for local veterans.

A total of 8,500 cans of food was collected.

NEWSChannel 2's Jason Powles was a judge in the event.

Next year, organizers hope to double the number of businesses participating in the event.

People's Choice: Zion Lutheran Church, Utica
Best Meal: Zion Lutheran Church, Utica
Best Use of Labels: Sodexo Quality of Life Services, Clinton (Lutheran Home)
Structural Ingenuity: MetLife, Oriskany
Juror's Favorite: Zion Lutheran Church
Honorable Mention: GPO Federal Credit Union

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