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MTA Metro North RR RFEI

  On the unofficial MNRR FB group page the other day there was a link to a…

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Added by Kevin Newman on October 13, 2016 at 11:30am — 11 Comments

Beacon 1996 trail sign

  Recently I found some old rolls of film (back in the 20th century cameras had something called 'film' and had to be processed with nasty chemiclas to retrieve the images) I had a CD made for the modern PC friendly digital images.Most of these old pictures were of a 1990s cycling adventure I had gone on.I had deduced,from the fact I had taken a photo of an Amtrak Turboliner and the photo of the train and locomotives used by Metro North I had taken to Beacon,the year was 1996.

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Added by Kevin Newman on February 17, 2013 at 3:30pm — 1 Comment

new LOOP bus

I am not sure how I missed this one, and for that matter why I have'nt seen anything here at Beaconcitizen.com,but there is a NEW DC LOOP route G bus efective11/24/12 that is in effect the pre June 2010 DC LOOP Beacon shuttle bus

 

the route G starts and ends at the MNRR Beacon Hudson line station and operates Mo. - Sat. - however only from 12:00 PM to 6:30 PM…

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 19, 2013 at 10:50am — 4 Comments

The Hudson Valley Green

attention Hudson Valley Green website admin:

the website is down

 

 

the site is there sort of but just very basic blank page - the Long Burried Tunnel article yields a 404 error - maybe someone forgot to…

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Added by Kevin Newman on May 8, 2012 at 3:33pm — No Comments

unhappy trails

 

  With the possible extension of the multi use Klara Sauer trail to Cold Spring looming on the horizon,and a future Greenway/Creek trail that may also be multi use,I thought it would be good if there in Beacon a dialog about trail etiquette and safety be started now before becoming and issue after these new trails are built.Of course, aproximately 3 miles of the half and mostly paved Dutchess rail trail,one of the 3 trailways of the old Maybrook line,is in the town of East…

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Added by Kevin Newman on February 20, 2012 at 12:32pm — No Comments

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap.7

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 20, 2012 at 2:22pm — 3 Comments

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap.6

 

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 19, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap.5

 

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 19, 2012 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap. 4

 

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 19, 2012 at 1:30pm — No Comments

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap. 3

 

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 12, 2012 at 2:00pm — No Comments

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap .2

 

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 12, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments

You Can't Get There From Here part 2 - chap. 1

 

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 12, 2012 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

You Can't Get There From Here - part 1

preface

   At the outset, I should point out to…

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Added by Kevin Newman on January 7, 2012 at 12:30pm — 6 Comments

holiday greeting

 

 

 

 

 

Happy Holidays to Beacon, and all of southern Dutchess county, and may you be on track to a wonderful and prosperous new…

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Added by Kevin Newman on December 20, 2010 at 5:07pm — 1 Comment

where have the trains gone?

During my cyber travels in 'Google land' researching the history of the Maybrook Line and specificaly the 41 mile Beacon-Danbury branch line,in regards to the rail and trail that is/was being built along this line in Putnam county,I had found my way to this site.I had found references to the BD line on several discusion posts and blogs. I had read the posts and the…

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Added by Kevin Newman on October 13, 2010 at 5:53pm — 4 Comments

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