Residents have sighted their first cicadas over the past week.
Brood II cicadas in a Cold Spring backyard (Photo by Karen Riner)
Just the start of the cicadas in Garrison (Photo by Davey lant)
The Close family, of Garrison, has spotted their first cicada, noting, ”They’re here! Our first cicada spotted – perched on the column of the front porch yesterday. It hasn’t moved - probably too cold!”
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