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Neither DOT nor DEC did its homework on railroad

November 21, 2014 Last fall, the New York State Department of Transportation and the Department of Environmental Conservation held a series of “listening sessions” to determine whether the unit management plan for th... more »»

 
 
 
State favoritism toward trains?

November 18, 2014 Should the old Adirondack rail corridor be converted to a year-round, multi-use recreation trail? Should it be rehabilitated for an extended tourist train? Or should we split the difference and buil... more »»

ARTA should compromise

November 12, 2014 I’d like to ask Adirondack Recreational Trail Advocates to work with the state by agreeing to what the Department of Environmental Conservation and Department of Transportation have put forth as... more »»

DOT proposals should be game changer

November 7, 2014 Anyone following the reports on the New York State Department of Transportation and Department of Environmental Conservation unit management plan hearings this past week in Utica and Old Forge shoul... more »»

Waited on train long enough

November 7, 2014 To the editor: Since being born in the Mercy General Hospital in 1948, I have happily chosen to live in the Adirondacks for my entire life. more »»

State must audit tourist train

November 6, 2014 To the editor: The state is about to do something it should have done years ago. It is about to review the status of the Adirondack rail corridor to determine its best future use. more »»

Don’t get railroaded

November 5, 2014 The New York State Department of Transportation presently is conducting what it calls “public comment sessions” on the rail trail that a great many North Country residents want built on the... more »»

Railroad is in horrible shape

November 4, 2014 On Sept. 4, my sister and I started our grand adventure, the Kuper Memorial Challenge. more »»

Snowmobile group misleads

November 4, 2014 To the editor: After many years of supporting the sport of snowmobiling and enjoyed the activity myself, I have had a change of heart. more »»

Rail trail prompts poetry

November 4, 2014 To the editor: Now that the state has finally gotten serious about reviewing the management plan for the Remsen-Lake Placid Travel Corridor, to determine its best use as a community resource, this... more »»

Many reasons to keep rails around

October 28, 2014 “It’s tough to make predictions, especially about the future. more »»

Rail trail would be a major draw

October 24, 2014 My name is Ben Callaghan, and I was born and raised in Tupper Lake. My wife and I now reside in East Haddam and work in nearby Hartford, Connecticut. more »»

Railroad ties

October 22, 2014 To the editor: Living in Lake Clear, I have walked many miles along the railroad bed. It is very apparent to me that the railroad ties are in extreme disrepair. more »»

A great rail trail experience

October 16, 2014 To the editor: As a lover of wild places in general and the Adirondacks in particular, I have read with great interest about the proposed Adirondack Rail Trail. more »»

So you want to rip up rails?

October 16, 2014 To the editor: Jim McCulley gives a generous explanation of saving the Adirondack Scenic Railroad. more »»

Examining Michigan’s rail trails

October 15, 2014 We are preparing the results of a study of recreational trails that looks at the use and users on three trails in northern Michigan that are all or in part on former rail beds. more »»

Save the Adirondack Scenic Railroad

October 11, 2014 To the editor: The impassioned pleas to save the Adirondack Scenic Railroad need to be put in context. more »»

Feeding a rail-trail addiction

September 24, 2014 My wife Rachel and I have been getting to know portions of our country up close and personal. more »»

A great recreational opportunity

September 23, 2014 We’ve been following with keen interest the debate in the Adirondacks over the 90-mile rail corridor connecting Lake Placid and Old Forge. more »»

Rail trails boost property values

September 18, 2014 Some years ago, I was invited to Saranac Lake to speak to public officials and business people about establishing a rail-with-trail along the underutilized corridor that bisects your towns. more »»

Ageism — a new low for train advocates

September 9, 2014 I’m old enough that nothing should surprise me, but I was shocked to read the Sept. 4 Adirondack Daily Enterprise Guest Commentary written by David Lubic of Inwood, West Virginia. Mr. more »»

 
 
 

 

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