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Parks and trails projects funded

Many park and trail projects, as well as canal and historic preservation projects, were funded through the Regional Economic Development Councils initiative.
In December 2016, the Regional Economic Development Councils initiative, distributed $750 million statewide to drive economic growth and create jobs. As part of the Regional Counc…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2017/01/projects-funded

Open for Business

The new Bike Friendly New York certification program invites businesses across the Canal Corridor to open their doors to cyclists.
In January, PTNY and the NYS Canal Corporation will introduce Bike Friendly New York, a new certification program for businesses along the Canalway Trail system and elsewhere in N…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2017/01/open-business

Milestone for Recreational Trails Program

In December trail advocates across the country celebrated a major milestone for the Recreational Trails Program, a federal funding program that has helped more than 400 projects in New York State since 1991.
In December trail advocates across the country celebrated a major milestone for the Recreational Trails Program, a federal funding program that has helped more than 400 projects i…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2017/01/milestone-recreational-trails-program

Registration Open for Cycle the Erie Canal Tour

Join PTNY this July for an unparalleled cycling adventure from Buffalo to Albany along the Erie Canalway Trail.
Join PTNY this July for an unparalleled cycling adventure from Buffalo to Albany along the Erie Canalway Trail. What’s better than making a resolution to enjoy more of the outdo…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2017/01/registration-open-cycle-erie-canal-tour

New Report! You Gotta Have Friends

Friends groups often accomplish Herculean tasks on shoestring budgets. Our new report summarizes the results of a census of the non-profit Friends organizations that support New York’s state parks and historic sites and demonstrates that these grassroots …
Friends groups often accomplish Herculean tasks on shoestring budgets. Our new report summarizes the results of a census of the non-profit Friends organizations that support New Y…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2017/01/new-report-you-gotta-have-friends