Tag Archives: Ulster County

Complete Streets workshops to be held in Kingston

Complete Streets are designed enable safe access for all users, including pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and transit riders. Built for all ages and abilities, Complete Streets make it safe and easy to cross the street, walk, and bicycle to work or … Continue reading

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Preview the Proposed Kingston Point Rail Trail

Tour and discussion, 3pm this Saturday As part of this year’s Hudson River Valley Ramble, the Kingston Land Trust and members of its Rail Trail Committee are hosting a walking tour of the proposed Kingston Point Rail Trail on Saturday, … Continue reading

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Wallkill Valley Rail Trail to set to expand, connect to Kingston

Developers of the Ulster County Williams Lake Project have agreed to grant an access easement for an extension of the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail. The extension would allow trail users to go from Gardiner to Kingston for the first time since … Continue reading

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Ulster County weighing rail trail options

In October, Ulster County Executive Mike Hein proposed developing a rail trail along a section of the former Ulster & Delaware (U & D) Railroad between the City of Kingston and the Ashokan Reservoir. The corridor is currently owned by the county … Continue reading

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Daily Freeman supports the Catskill Mountain Rail Trail

It’s been more than 30 years since Ulster County assumed ownership of the Ulster & Delaware rail right of way. Ulster County Executive Michael Hein proposes to develop the 8-mile section between the Ashokan Reservoir and Kingston as a recreational trail, … Continue reading

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Catskill Mountain Rail Trail gains traction

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has earmarked $2 million in the state’s 2013-14 budget to develop a rail trail from the Ashokan Reservoir to the city of Kingston, with the ultimate goal of it reaching the Walkway Over the Hudson, according to … Continue reading

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