WESTERNVILLE- Local campers say they're excited for campsites to open on Memorial Day.
NEWSChannel 2 went to Aok Campground and Marina on Monday to talk to campers about sites opening across the state.
On Sunday, governor Andrew Cuomo announced campsites and RV parks could open on Memorial Day.
Oneida County also issued recommended guidelines for permitted campsites.
Rehardless, campers seemed very happy. "I am so excited," said camper, Michelle Malecki. "We have been patiently waiting for this day." She says she knows what she has to do, "we have to social distance, six feet apart. Thank you Governor Cuomo, thank you Anthony Picente."