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A Gym with a View

Tuesday, April 25, 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 May 13 to June 24 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.

New Amenities Under Construction at Long Dock Park

Tuesday, April 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

Project will complete $16-million riverfront transformation

BEACON (Dutchess County)—Making Scenic Hudson’s Long Dock Park even more inviting to Beacon residents and visitors—and enhancing their enjoyment of the Hudson River—construction has commenced on the final phase of park development. The exciting landscape and design features will provide park-goers with access to a formerly industrial four-acre riverfront parcel long off-limits to the public.

SAMPLE Resolution in Support of State Legislation for Tanker-Avoidance Zones

Wednesday, April 19, 2017 -- Scenic Hudson

Whereas, the U.S. Coast Guard is currently considering a proposal to establish new anchorage areas along the Hudson River between Yonkers and Kingston;

And whereas, the [NAME OF MUNICIPALITY] is home to [describe local economic, natural, and scenic assets], which the integrity of are threatened by the U.S. Coast Guard’s proposal;

Free Tours Offered at West Point Foundry Preserve

Thursday, April 13, 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

Exclusive tour features offer “inside look” at ironworks’ history

COLD SPRING (Putnam County, N.Y.)—Providing visitors to West Point Foundry Preserve with a unique glimpse into this historic and beautiful landscape, Scenic Hudson will resume free guided tours beginning in May.

Scenic Hudson Lauds Gov. Cuomo, Legislature for Exemplary Environmental Budget

Monday, April 10, 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—Scenic Hudson congratulates Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature for making an unprecedented investment through the state budget in protecting and enhancing the Hudson Valley’s environment and economy. The budget includes initiatives that safeguard drinking water quality and protect the open spaces, farmlands and waterfronts that define the region.

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