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River Access | Connecting Communities to the Hudson


What can you do now?

READ the Historic Steel Truss Bridges Cultural Resource Survey and the Bridge Summaries report to learn more about how these structures helped people traverse the tracks to get to the river in the 20th century.

WATCH this presentation about Phase 2 of the Hudson River Access Plan by Scenic Hudson Director of Land Use Advocacy Jeff Anzevino

ADD YOUR VOICE! We bring the voices of the Hudson Valley directly to the decision makers and policy makers shaping our future. 

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ECO-LOGIC: Greening New York’s Budget

During the annual budgeting process in Albany, we make the case that investment in a clean, healthy environment is paramount to quality of life in New York. […]

Federal Farm Bill

As Scenic Hudson and NECA continue bringing farmers and other stakeholders together, we’re urging Congressional leaders in the Northeast to join with us to secure Farm Bill funding that will […]

Stop the Plant

Owners of the Danskammer power plant on the Hudson River in the Town of Newburgh want to replace the current facility — which operates only a few days a year […]

Restore the River

Making continued progress in this David vs. Goliath battle to restore the health and full economic potential of the valley’s most important natural resource depends on sustained citizen action. […]

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Your contribution will help others access and enjoy the River. It will also help us influence policy makers to improve access for everyone along the Hudson.