On Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, project donors and public officials joined Scenic Hudson for a ribbon cutting to mark the opening of the organization’s newest public park—Scenic Hudson High Banks Preserve in Esopus (Ulster County). Encompassing 287 acres, the preserve offers exciting new opportunities for town residents and visitors to engage in outdoor recreation while exploring the land’s remarkably diverse natural features.
287-acre preserve in Ulster County offers outstanding opportunities for recreation, connecting with nature
Also allows for future economic development of 35 acres on Route 9W
Date of Notice
Oct. 7, 2016
Parks and Trails Assistant (Jan. 19 to Nov. 15, 2017)
HUDSON VALLEY, N.Y.—Environmental and community groups opposing a proposal to build two 170-mile oil pipelines through the heart of the Hudson Valley are sending video comments of opposition from residents who attended an Oct. 1 public session hosted in the City of Newburgh.