At a ceremony on October 5, West Point Foundry—the 19th-century ironworks whoes remains sit within our West Point Foundry Preserve in Cold Spring—was designated a Historic Mechanical Engineering Landmark by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. The honor recognizes the foundry's pioneering role in America's emergence as an industrial superpower.
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HUDSON VALLEY—Scenic Hudson today released the following statement about the June 1 grand opening of the Hudson River Skywalk—the 2.5-mile link between the Thomas Cole National Historic Site in Catskill and Olana State Historic Site in the Town of Greenport that includes a spectacular mile-long pedestrian walkway spanning the Rip Van Winkle Bridge.
President of Scenic Hudson since 1999, Ned Sullivan has directed the organization through a period of dramatic growth in its regional impact. Today Scenic Hudson is recognized as a regional and national leader in its field, recipient of the Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Medal in 2007 and the Land Trust Alliance's National Land Trust Excellence Award in 2011.
Colleen Pillus, Director of Communications, Dutchess County Government, (845) 486-2000
Riley Johndonnell, Communications Director, Scenic Hudson Inc., (845) 473-4440