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Transformative Regional Trail Project to Begin Construction Will improve safety, infrastructure, local quality of life and one of America’s top hiking attractions

Friday, September 22, 2017 -- Scenic Hudson

Amy Kacala
Scenic Hudson, Inc.
845 473 4440, Ext. 276
akacala@scenichudson.org

HUDSON HIGHLANDS (Hudson Valley)—The partners spearheading creation of the Hudson Highlands Fjord Trail are preparing for commencement of construction on the Breakneck Connector. The project will dramatically improve visitor access to Breakneck Ridge from Metro-North and NYS Route 9D. It is the first major undertaking by the coalition that has been working for years to plan how best to manage safety and visitation concerns along the portion of Route 9D between Cold Spring and Beacon.

Molinaro Joins with Area Leaders to Urge EPA for Comprehensive Cleanup of Hudson River

Monday, September 18, 2017 -- Scenic Hudson

Jay Burgess
Director of Communications, Scenic Hudson, Inc.
Tel: (845) 473-4440 x222 Cell: (914) 489-0362 Fax: (845) 473-0740
jburgess@scenichudson.org

Leaders call for EPA to acknowledge current PCB cleanup is not protective of public health or health of the Hudson and so fails to meet project’s mandated goals

Flawed Data and Analysis Fatally Undermine EPA’s Findings that Hudson PCB Cleanup Will Protect Environment and Public Health

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 -- Scenic Hudson

Hayley Carlock, Scenic Hudson, 845 473 4440, ext. 210, hcarlock@scenichudson.org
Cliff Weathers, Riverkeeper, 914 478 4501, Ext. 239, cweathers@riverkeeper.org

Credentialed scientist says EPA’s conclusion that PCB cleanup is on track is not supported by data

A Gym with a View

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 -- Scenic Hudson

Exercise makes you feel better physically and mentally. It’s a powerful investment in your well-being. Research shows that being outside, in nature, eases stress, inspires us and provides overall positive feelings.

Get Fit Hudson Valley is a 6-week fitness challenge from Sept. 9 to Oct. 11 to encourage the Hudson Valley community to be active and stay in shape. Scenic Hudson, as a Get Fit Hudson Valley ambassador, invites you to use our numerous Mid-Hudson parks as dynamic and fun venues for fulfilling your Get Fit challenge.

Recent State and Federal Government Announcements Good News for Hudson River Valley

Friday, August 25, 2017 -- Scenic Hudson

Jay Burgess
Director of Communications, Scenic Hudson, Inc.
Tel: (845) 473-4440 x222 Cell: (914) 489-0362 Fax: (845) 473-0740
jburgess@scenichudson.org

HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y.—A clean, healthy environment is vital for vibrant communities and local economies in the Hudson Valley, and recent actions by New York State government and a federal agency represent positive news.

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