August 24, 2009, Oneonta Daily Star: Rt. 28 Scenic Byway moving forward

Rt. 28 Scenic Byway moving forward

Delhi News Bureau
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http://www.thedailystar.com/local/local_story_236040050.html

The Central Catskills Collaborative will meet from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday to begin the development of the Corridor Management Plan for the nomination of a 50-mile stretch of state Route 28 as a Scenic Byway.

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August 18, 2009, Oneonta Daily Star: DEP poised to start hydro work

DEP poised to start hydro work

By Patricia Breakey
Delhi News Bureau
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http://www.thedailystar.com/local/local_story_230040037.html

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection placed legal advertisements announcing the initiation of the licensing process to install hydroelectric projects at four of the city’s dams, but the Delaware County Electric Cooperative is not mentioned as a partner.

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July 9, 2009, Schenectady Daily Gazette: Fly-Fishing: Drilling for gas raises concerns

Fly-Fishing: Drilling for gas raises concerns
Thursday, July 9, 2009

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http://www.dailygazette.com/news/2009/jul/09/709_FlyFishing/

An oil company wants to suck one million gallons of water out of the West Branch of the Delaware River every day for a month — and will probably get permission to do so.

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July 10, 2009, Times Herald Record: Charges follow hotel oil spill: DEC cites owners of Hasidic-run resort after neighbor’s tip

Members of the Summitville and Wurtsboro fire departments work at the scene of a fuel spill Thursday at the former Homowack Hotel in Spring Glen.For the Times Herald-Record/MIKE RICE

Mamakating — A former resort hotel that has been under intense scrutiny since it was taken over by a Hasidic sect from New City has been charged with three counts of violating the state environmental conservation law after an oil spill Thursday at the site.

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