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Environment
23 August 2019 03:11PM
Jody Bolluyt

roxburyfarm.com

We haven’t talked about the weather in awhile. It’s a subject that occupies our mind quite a bit over the season. We check and compare our weather apps on our phones, we read extended forecasts, we watch the sky. We plan our…

23 August 2019 03:11PM
Jody Bolluyt

roxburyfarm.com

We haven’t talked about the weather in awhile. It’s a subject that occupies our mind quite a bit over the season. We check and compare our weather apps on our phones, we read extended forecasts, we watch the sky. We plan our…

22 August 2019 09:20PM
Melanie Lekocevic

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/new-york-sues-epa-over-hudson-river-dredging

New York state has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, charging a “certificate of completion” was prematurely awarded to General Electric for removal of contaminants from the Hudson River.

The lawsuit was announced jointly by state Attorney General Letitia James and Gov. Andrew…

22 August 2019 09:20PM
Melanie Lekocevic

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/new-york-sues-epa-over-hudson-river-dredging

New York state has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, charging a “certificate of completion” was prematurely awarded to General Electric for removal of contaminants from the Hudson River.

The lawsuit was announced jointly by state Attorney General Letitia James and Gov. Andrew…

22 August 2019 06:55PM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/city-vote-solar-agreement

HUDSON – City leaders will vote on whether the city will opt into a community solar farm that could save taxpayers thousands of dollars in electricity costs.

The contract between East Light Partners and the City of Hudson to establish a solar farm will be up…

22 August 2019 01:22PM
Chris McManus

chng.it/TsvzqC4kc7

Hudson residents rally to protect City’s waterfront and streets

A grassroots petition calling for positive development, recreation and conservation of the Hudson Waterfront, while removing heavy truck traffic from the City’s streets, has collected over 500 signatures from local residents, business owners and concerned stakeholders in…

18 August 2019 05:39PM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/dec-watch-algae-blooms-water-bodies

The state Department of Environmental Conservation is asking recreationalists to be on the lookout for harmful algae blooms that can be hazardous to the health of people and pets.

Blooms typically appear in mid-August. Touching, swallowing and inhaling the toxic blooms are dangerous for both humans…

18 August 2019 05:39PM
Amanda Purcell

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/dec-watch-algae-blooms-water-bodies

The state Department of Environmental Conservation is asking recreationalists to be on the lookout for harmful algae blooms that can be hazardous to the health of people and pets.

Blooms typically appear in mid-August. Touching, swallowing and inhaling the toxic blooms are dangerous for both humans…

17 August 2019 10:33AM
Sarah Trafton

www.hudsonvalley360.com/article/village-plans-add-pro-environment-features

CATSKILL — Village trustees discussed the upcoming installation of electric car chargers Wednesday night.

By taking this environmentally friendly step, the village will advance toward its bronze designation in the state Department of Environmental Conservation Climate Smart Communities program. The Climate Smart Communities program helps municipalities…

16 August 2019 11:38AM
Heidi Raker

www.ruralintelligence.com/food/new-york-steelhead-salmons-tastier-cousin-now-farmed-locally-and-sustainably

Because of its outward appearance and rich, orange-red flesh, steelhead is often confused for salmon, but the fish is actually a trout species native to the West Coast. Now the tasty fish, not commonly found on this side of the country, is popping up in…

15 August 2019 05:22PM
Julie Metz

Hello Hudson:
Reposting petition link again…since Wednesday we already have 176 signers!
Imagine a beautiful waterfront for all our citizens…for fishing, boating, picnics at sunset, with full access to the public. Imagine Hudson without any truck traffic and safer quieter streets. We can make this…

14 August 2019 12:00PM
Julie Metz

Hello Friends in Hudson:

I hope you will join me in signing this petition to work towards creating a beautiful waterfront and safer truck-free streets for all residents. We do not need to choose between safe streets and a beautiful waterfront. We can have and deserve…

13 August 2019 08:57PM

This is an exciting time for us in Citizens’ Climate Lobby, when our carbon dividend bill (the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act) continues to pick up cosponsors in the House of Representatives and several other carbon pricing bills have been introduced in both houses…

13 August 2019 08:57PM

This is an exciting time for us in Citizens’ Climate Lobby, when our carbon dividend bill (the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act) continues to pick up cosponsors in the House of Representatives and several other carbon pricing bills have been introduced in both houses…

13 August 2019 08:57PM

This is an exciting time for us in Citizens’ Climate Lobby, when our carbon dividend bill (the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act) continues to pick up cosponsors in the House of Representatives and several other carbon pricing bills have been introduced in both houses…

13 August 2019 08:57PM

This is an exciting time for us in Citizens’ Climate Lobby, when our carbon dividend bill (the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act) continues to pick up cosponsors in the House of Representatives and several other carbon pricing bills have been introduced in both houses…

13 August 2019 11:12AM
Dan Udell

A number of resolutions were considered for a vote at next week’s Formal meeting. Included was a $75,000 market study to promote Hudson, which stirred a lot of controversy and resulted in its being tabled.

8 August 2019 12:01PM
Julie Metz

Please attend the next Hudson Planning Board meeting! This will continue a public discussion of A.Colarusso’s application for a Conditional Use Permit at the waterfront dock. We hope that the Hudson Planning Board will follow our 2011 LWRP zoning laws and State Environmental Quality Review…

8 August 2019 10:24AM
Dan Udell

This was the last open hearing on the Global Partners project for a gas station at the Bell’s Pond intersection in Livingston. One more meeting is scheduled for September, presumably to announce the Planning Board’s decision. A final suggestion from a resident asked that…

6 August 2019 10:46AM

thomascole.org/events

Children and their families and visitors of all ages are invited to a morning of painting and drawing in nature. Explore the historic grounds, the flower and kitchen gardens, and the porch of the Main House, which offer sweeping views of the Catskill Mountains. Discover…

5 August 2019 01:14PM
Julie Metz

Hello All Concerned Hudson Citizens:

Please come to the next meeting of the HUDSON PLANNING BOARD, scheduled for TUESDAY, AUGUST 13, AT 6PM AT HUDSON HALL/HUDSON OPERA HOUSE. The important issue on the agenda remains gravel company A.Colarusso’s application for a Conditional Use Permit (CUP) at…

5 August 2019 12:10PM

Naturalists from the Columbia Land Conservancy will host the Eighth Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count at Lasher Memorial Park in Germantown on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The public is invited to help explore the amazing variety of…

5 August 2019 12:10PM

Naturalists from the Columbia Land Conservancy will host the Eighth Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count at Lasher Memorial Park in Germantown on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The public is invited to help explore the amazing variety of…

5 August 2019 12:10PM

Naturalists from the Columbia Land Conservancy will host the Eighth Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count at Lasher Memorial Park in Germantown on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The public is invited to help explore the amazing variety of…

5 August 2019 12:10PM

Naturalists from the Columbia Land Conservancy will host the Eighth Annual Great Hudson River Estuary Fish Count at Lasher Memorial Park in Germantown on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The public is invited to help explore the amazing variety of…

 

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