Scenic Hudson, Rep. Hall to Announce New Foundry Preserve Recognition

Scenic Hudson, Rep. Hall to Announce New Foundry Preserve Recognition

Joined by Rep. John Hall (D-19th District), Cold Spring Mayor Seth Gallagher, and other area dignitaries, the environmental and historical protection group Scenic Hudson will formally announce new recognition of its West Point Foundry Preserve and four related properties as a collective West Point Foundry Archaeological Site, on the National Register of Historic Places. Along […]

Fair Street Parking, Kemble Avenue Garbage on Village Agenda

Fair Street Parking, Kemble Avenue Garbage on Village Agenda

From parking on Fair Street to garbage on Kemble Avenue and more discussion of composting toilets on outdoor sites, the Cold Spring Village Board agenda for this Tuesday, July 6, runs the gamut of key issues. The board also has scheduled discussion of fence heights and “half stories” in buildings and of using the village […]

Zoning Workshop Angers Many and Satisfies Few

Zoning Workshop Angers Many and Satisfies Few

The April 7 zoning workshop filled the Haldane auditorium with over 400 persons, for a three hour discussion of the proposed re-zoning of Philipstown. Many came just to voice support or disapproval of the plan . . .

Liz Shevtchuk Armstrong

Liz Shevtchuk Armstrong

On the local government beat, the last six months of 2010 and first six months of Philipstown.info’s existence involved issues ranging from budget crunching, rezoning, and infrastructure demands to clashes over siren tests and waterfront lights, accusations from Lyndon LaRouche fans who likened President Obama to Adolf Hitler, and the disruption to Main Street from […]