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Celebrate National Public Lands Day September 30

Celebrate National Public Lands Day September 30

Release date: September 5, 2017 Contact(s): Kelleen Lanagan, Engagement Fellow kelleen_lanagan@partner.nps.gov; (570)729-7134 ext. 2230 Celebrate National Public Lands Day with Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River invites you to participate in…

Roebling Bridge Maintenance Work to Begin 9/11

Roebling Bridge Maintenance Work to Begin 9/11

Roebling Bridge Towpath Trail and Parking Area Closed Starting September 11, 2017 Release date: September 1, 2017 Contact(s): Carla Hauser Hahn, Park Ranger, Management Carla_hahn@nps.gov, 570-729-8251 x2226 Maintenance work on the National Historic Landmark Roebling Bridge (Roebling’s…

UDC Updates Visitor Brochure

UDC Updates Visitor Brochure

Upper Delaware Map & Guide NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) announces the availability of the “Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Map and Guide for New York & Pennsylvania” which has been extensively updated as…

UDC Approves Final 2017 Technical Grant Projects

UDC Approves Final 2017 Technical Grant Projects

LOCAL HISTORY BOOK: Shohola Township used its UDC 2017 TAG to produce “Shohola Boarding Houses: Postcards from the Past”. The new resource offers a visual history of the boarding house industry, supplemented by historical facts, anecdotes, and…

River and Banks Cleaned Through UDC Grants

River and Banks Cleaned Through UDC Grants

RIVER CLEAN-UP: Members, parents, and leaders from the Calkins Ag 4-H group cleared trash July 23 from a section of the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River between Callicoon, PA and Skinners Falls, NY on behalf of…

UDC Raft Trip Attracts 137

UDC Raft Trip Attracts 137

The Carbrera group from Middletown, NY launches from Kittatinny Canoes’ Staircase Rapids Access during the Aug. 6th UDC Raft Trip. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council’s (UDC) 29th Annual Family Raft Trip drew 137 individuals to the Upper Delaware…

Gay Vietzke Named Director of NPS Northeast Region

Gay Vietzke Named Director of NPS Northeast Region

Release Date: July 21, 2017 Contacts: Tom Crosson, thomas_crosson@nps.gov 202-208-6843 Gay Vietzke Named Director of National Park Service’s Northeast Region WASHINGTON – Today, acting National Park Service (NPS) Director Michael T. Reynolds announced the selection of Gay…

Deerpark Creates Historic Marker Brochure

Deerpark Creates Historic Marker Brochure

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council recently approved a $2,757.00 payment to the Town of Deerpark, NY upon successful completion of its 2017 Technical Assistance Grant project to create a “Historic Markers of the Town of Deerpark”…

UDC Technical Assistance Grant Applications due by Aug. 31

UDC Technical Assistance Grant Applications due by Aug. 31

Caption: The Shohola Township Planning Commission was honored by the Upper Delaware Council at the 28th Annual Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2016 for completing a five-year process to update zoning codes for the township. From left…