New York State Canal Conference, September 21-23 in Geneva

New York State Canal Conference

In Harmony With Nature, People and Products
View of the Erie Canal

Sunday, September 21 to Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Ramada Geneva Lakefront Hotel, Geneva

For more information and to register, visit:
newyorkcanals.org/explore_canalconf2014.htm

The conference will bring together canal enthusiasts, historians, developers, elected officials and others to exchange ideas and learn more about the Erie Canalway.

Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) – Funding for Trails, Bikes, Sidewalks and More

The New York State Department of Transportation (NYS DOT) announced on February 10 that applications are being accepted for funding of trails, bicycle and pedestrian projects through the Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP).
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Online Survey for update of NYS Historic Preservation

The New York State Division for Historic Preservation is updating the state’s historic preservation plan. The previous plan was a five-year action plan for 2009-2013. Now is the time for a new action plan to provide a blueprint for strengthening and expanding preservation efforts across the Empire State.

The State Division for Historic Preservation is looking broadly for public input. Please help shape the plan by completing this brief survey:
https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/NYSPreservationSurvey

If you have questions or want more information about the plan update and the survey, contact Amy Facca of the state historic preservation office by phone at (518) 237-8643 ext. 3109 or by email.