Upper Delaware River t-shirts

NARROWSBURG – T-shirts featuring a map of the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Valley in New York & Pennsylvania and the Upper Delaware Council’s (UDC) Land-Water-People partnership logo offer an attractive, affordable gift for river enthusiasts during the holiday season. The 50/50 heavyweight cotton blend shirts are royal blue with white screen-printing. They are…

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Ariel view of Shohola Township Building Roof

Shohola Township allocated a $15,000 share of the Upper Delaware Council’s Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development grant toward replacing the roof of the Township Building at 159 Twin Lakes Road in Shohola. (Contributed Photo) NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) contributed $15,000 toward replacing the Shohola Township Building’s deteriorated roof to help…

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Pictured: Hawk’s Nest Drive on Upper Delaware Scenic Byway New York State Route 97 (Photo by David B. Soete) NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) invested in keeping the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River and its banks pristine through its 2020 River & Shoreline Clean-up Grants. Since initiating the grant program in 2014,…

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NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) distributed $17,011.17 to fund four projects by three towns in its Fiscal Year 2020 Technical Assistance Grants (TAG) round. The planning-oriented grants are available competitively to the UDC’s 13 member towns and townships, and their five encompassing county governments in NY and PA. The non-profit organization has opted…

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News posted by the UDC

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) has embarked on a strategic planning process to develop a new Five-Year Operating Plan for Fiscal Years 2021-2025 (Oct. 1, 2020-September 30, 2025) coinciding with the non-profit organization’s Cooperative Agreement renewal with the National Park Service and to refocus its mission after 32 years of service. Please respond…

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Town of Delaware new construction

NARROWSBURG – The Town of Delaware, NY produced a new “Guide to Permits” brochure with funding from the Upper Delaware Council’s (UDC) Fiscal Year 2020 Technical Assistance Grants (TAG) program. The tri-fold, color brochure provides answers to frequently asked questions regarding building permits, including why and when they are required, how to obtain them, which…

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Northern Snakehead drawing

Upper Delaware S&RR News Release Release date:  August 20, 2020 Contact: Don Hamilton (don_hamilton@nps.gov, 570-493-1022 cell/texts). National Park Service notifies public of northern snakehead (invasive fish) caught in Upper Delaware River A northern snakehead (Channa argus) was recently caught in the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River near Callicoon, NY. This is of great concern…

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Westfall Township Building

Photo: Westfall Township Municipal Building and Eastern Pike Regional Police Department in Matamoras, PA. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) presented checks for $12,123.09 to Westfall Township and $5,000 to Shohola Township to mark their completion of projects under two grant programs. Westfall’s funding came out of the UDC’s “Townships, Technology & Sustainability” $100,000…

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UDC Raft Trip: The King family, from the left: Molly, Edie, Josh, and Christie; launch their raft from Lander’s Minisink Base. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council’s (UDC) 32nd Annual Family Raft Trip attracted 40 intrepid paddlers on August 2nd after intermittent morning showers and a threatened thunderstorm that didn’t materialize resulted in cancellations by…

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Callicoon rally for Black Lives Matter

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) announces the release of the Summer 2020 issue of its newsletter, “The Upper Delaware.” Featured articles include: “In Summer Disrupted by Virus, Natural Resources Appreciated”; “UDC Welcomes Resources and Land Use Specialist”; “Banquet Postponed to April 25, 2021: UDC Announces River Valley Awards”; Delaware Named 2020 River…

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