Join Scenic Hudson for a ribbon cutting to mark the reopening of the improved Esopus Meadows Preserve, our popular Hudson Riverfront park with great views of Esopus Lighthouse and Mills Mansion. The park now has a redesigned trail system to improve accessibility and a newly built 24-by-36-foot public pavilion. Designed to be flood-resilient and able to weather storm surges and sea level rise, the pavilion is perfect for education programs, small events and picnicking. The 11 a.m.
In this commentary—featured on www.midhudsonnews.com in August of 2015—Scenic Hudson Director of Communications Jay Burgess updates listeners on the risks surrounding current proposals for new power transmission lines that will pass through our region.
KINGSTON (ULSTER COUNTY)—As part of its ongoing commitment to community-driven conservation projects and enhancing access to the Hudson River, Scenic Hudson has provided a $175,000 grant to the Hudson River Maritime Museum, supporting its purchase of a key waterfront property in Kingston’s historic Rondout District.