Monthly Archives: December 2012

Cohoes plans get OK for bike/pedestrian retrofit of the “Black Bridge”

The Albany County City of Cohoes has decided to go forward with transforming an old Delaware & Hudson Railway bridge into a pedestrian-bicycle pathway. The bridge, connecting Van Schaick Island and the village of Green Island, is a part of … Continue reading

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Future of Letchworth’s historic Portageville Bridge hanging in the balance

Comments are being sought on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for replacement of the 1875 iconic Portageville Bridge which carries Norfolk Southern freight trains over the Genesee River within Letchworth State Park in western New York. The current weight … Continue reading

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Have you bicycled or walked the full 360-mile length of the Erie Canalway Trail between Buffalo and Albany?

We want to recognize and reward your achievement! Anyone who has completed a journey along the entire Erie Canalway Trail, on a bicycle or on foot, whether in one multi-day through trip or in segments over a long period of … Continue reading

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Re-water the Erie Canal in Rochester?

The City of Rochester is updating its Center City Master Plan. They are asking for input on what they think the City’s top priorities should be. One initiative the city is looking into is the re-watering of the historic Erie … Continue reading

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