But if Cuomo wants to close the Beacon Correctional Facility, then Cuomo has to pressure the MTA to let us use the defunct Beacon Line for tourism purposes.
If Albany is going to hurt Beacon's economic base, Albany has to do something to help build a new economic base.
NYC has the Highline, Poughkeepsie has the Walkway over the Hudson, give us our Beacon Line, Albany.
If and when things aren't going our way with Albany, demand this…Continue
Frequent issues involving Beacon's growth center on transportation. And we have a relic of Beacon's industrial past, the Beacon Line, running right through our city. Even more amazing (considering it is not currently used) is that the line is owned and maintained by the M.T.A.
The Beacon Line Project is a long term advocacy group centered on finding ways to use this line. Whether light rail, scenic walking, biking, alone or in combination, the Beacon Line Project aims to draw…Continue