The controversy over the use of a thirty-mile rail line in the central Adirondacks got a lot more interesting in recent weeks. The railroad that has been storing empty tank cars on the line--to the consternation of state and local officials--now … [Read more...] about Should state buy the Tahawus rail line?
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Four environmental groups and two Adirondack towns have written Governor Andrew Cuomo urging him to take immediate action to stop the storage of empty tank cars on a rail line between North Creek and Newcomb. In another development, Iowa Pacific … [Read more...] about Coalition Urges Cuomo To Stop Tank-Car Storage
Governor Andrew Cuomo is opposed to storing empty tank-cars on tracks in the Adirondacks. His state agencies have raised questions about it. Environmental groups are strongly against it. So what can they do about it? Iowa Pacific … [Read more...] about A Legal Case Against Storing Tank Cars In Adirondacks
With this year’s publication of Western Trails, the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) completed the most recent overhaul of its Forest Preserve Series of hiking guidebooks—and the club is already hard at work on the next edition of the series. ADK’s … [Read more...] about ADK Finishes Overhaul Of Guidebook Series