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Be counted — be part of the 2012 NYS Trail User Count

Want to know how many people are using your multi-use trail each year?  Join the 2012 New York State Trail User Count. As part of efforts to implement recommendations of New York’s Statewide Trails Plan, PTNY will assist NYSOPRHP and other … Continue reading

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Park, trail, and greenway grants available through CFA process

Park, trail, and greenway grants available through CFA process Applications due July 16  The second round of funding for park, trail and greenway grants is now underway. Applications through the Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) process are due July 16. Amongst … Continue reading

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Funding for state parks on the horizon?

Kudos to Gov. Cuomo and legislative leaders for heeding the call of PTNY and other advocates for more funding for state parks to reduce the $1.1 billion backlog in park capital needs. The proposed state infrastructure fund, part of the … Continue reading

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Not a happy New Year for nation’s state parks

Deepening budget crises and years of financial neglect have taken their toll on some of the country’s most treasured public spaces. Here in NYS our state parks have a $1 billion backlog of infrastructure needs, resulting in crumbling roads, deteriorating … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the Village of Chittenango and Chittenango Creek Walk and Neighborhood Trail Committee

Donna Lynch and Bill Nickal of the Chittenango Creek Walk and Neighborhood Trail have just informed us of some very exciting news. Village Mayor Ronny Goeler received a letter today signed by Andy Beers, Acting Commissioner of NYSOPRHP, announcing that … Continue reading

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