Monthly Archives: March 2013

Show your parks some love – register for I Love My Park Day!

 Online volunteer registration for I Love My Park Day is now open! On Saturday, May 4, join with volunteers at more than 70 state parks and historic sites across the state to help celebrate and enhance park lands and beaches, … Continue reading

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Our awards deadline has passed, but there are more awards for park and trail champions

Applications are now being accepted for NYSDEC’s 10th anniversary New York Environmental Excellence Awards that recognize and give visibility to outstanding, innovative and sustainable projects or programs. To apply, complete the 2013 Application Brochure (PDF) (509kB) using the “Tips for Applicants” (PDF) (326kB) document as … Continue reading

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Dutchess County Bike and Pedestrian Plan to be updated

The Poughkeepsie-Dutchess County Transportation Council (PDCTC) is updating its county-wide Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan to identify priorities to make walking and bicycling better transportation options for more people.   The PDCTC has created an online survey, WalkBikeDutchess,  to gather county residents’ … Continue reading

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