There will be an opening / ribbon cutting of the Dave Miller Connector Trail (formerly known as the Waterfront - Madam Brett Trail Connector) at 2:30pm on November 20, 2013, at the head of the new trail (east side of the bridge on Denning’s Avenue that spans the main line of Metro North’s Hudson Line). There will be a short walk of the…Continue
Added by Stowe Boyd on November 16, 2013 at 1:00pm — No Comments
The Dutchess County Transportation Council is conducting a survey of pedestrain and bike traffic on Main Street in Beacon this Saturday, 14 September, from 12-2pm. I was one of a group of people doing the same earlier this week. If you are interested, please let me know by email.
Added by Stowe Boyd on September 13, 2013 at 11:10am — No Comments
Please take a look at this post on Beacon Streets. We are hoping to raise some additional funds to offset slightly higher costs of the painting.
Added by Stowe Boyd on May 29, 2013 at 12:23pm — No Comments
Weather prediction is for temperatures in the low thirties for Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights, so get your plants under cover.
People's Bicycle Moving Out Of South Chestnut Store via Beacon Streets http://buff.ly/UV570s
I have posted my notes on the proposed zones document on the Beacon Streets website: http://tmblr.co/ZanPFyXSMtmR
Thom Joyce, Margery Groton, and Susan Batton will be honored at the 1 November BeaconArts Awards.
For more information, visit Beacon Streets.
Added by Stowe Boyd on August 24, 2012 at 11:40am — No Comments
We've gotten approval from the City Council on the Main Street Sharrows Initiative, and BACA will be supporting our grant activities as fiscal sponsor. For more details (and map) visit Beacon Streets: Advocating A Walkable Beacon, here: http://tmblr.co/ZanPFyR8bcD_
Be sure to join the mailing list to get regular email updates, here: http://edglings.wufoo.com/forms/z7x3z9/
Added by Stowe Boyd on August 11, 2012 at 9:28am — No Comments
We need your support: Bikeable Beacon and Scenic Hudson has been advocating that the city of Beacon put sharrows on Main Street (and other thoroughfares of the city) for some time. Sharrow is short for 'shared lane bicycle marking', and painting them on Main Street would make clear the current regulations for bikes, which is a/ no bikes on the sidewalks, and b/ bikes and cars share the pavement. This is not an intitiative to change any traffic laws, or to create designated bike lanes:…Continue