While most New Yorkers are zipping their coats and bundling up during the winter months, a group of out-of-towners are heading for the beaches of New York City and Long Island.
New York's Wintertime Beach Bums The beaches we leave behind at the end of summer are the winter vacation homes for seals. New Yorkers can look forward to seeing these marine mamma…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2019/01/new-yorks-wintertime-beach-bums
For more than 20 years, Parks & Trails New York (PTNY) and the New York State Canal Corporation have worked together to nurture trail development and promote visitation on the Canalway Trail system. These efforts paid off in 2018.
2018 was a banner year for the Canalway Trail system, the network of off-road trails that stretch alongside working and historic parts of the New York State Canals. Through 20 yea…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2019/01/canalway-trail-partnership-reaches-new-heights-2018
Congrats to Senator José M. Serrano, who has been appointed Chair of the Senate Committee on Cultural Affairs, Tourism, Parks and Recreation, and Senator Todd Kaminsky, who has been tapped to chair the Senate’s Environmental Conservation Committee.
A long-standing, passionate supporter of parks, Senator Serrano led the fight in 2010 against the closure of New York State Parks and, along with parks advocates, succeeded in kee…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2019/01/new-senate-chairs-park-and-environment-committees
Congratulations to our longtime partner and colleague, Erik Kulleseid, who has been tapped to take over the helm of the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation.
“After eight very successful and productive years as Parks Commissioner, Rose Harvey leaves big shoes to fill, but I can’t think of anyone who is more qualified and more committed…… https://www.ptny.org/newsandmedia/e-news-1/2019/01/new-parks-commissioner