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.
Agreement ensures people, businesses will always benefit from popular destination
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
Credentialed scientist says EPA’s conclusion that PCB cleanup is on track is not supported by data
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.
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.