Food drive flyer by the Delaware River Basin Commission

WEST TRENTON, N.J. (May 13) – Reflecting the Delaware River Basin Commission’s (DRBC) commitment to communities throughout our shared waters, the agency is kicking off a distributed food drive benefiting food pantries in several upper Delaware River Basin communities. Donations are being collected through June 4 and will be presented to the Narrowsburg Ecumenical Food…

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NARROWSBURG – A new map revealing the mysterious contours of the “Big Eddy Narrows” as the deepest and narrowest points on the 330-mile Delaware River is available as an 11 x 17” poster that its creator has donated to benefit the non-profit Upper Delaware Council. Lisa Glover of Honesdale, PA converted her curiosity over Narrowsburg’s…

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May 2, 2024 Amy Lolli, Project Manager, Assistant Liaison Engineer Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Engineering District Office 4-0 55 Keystone Industrial Park Dunmore, PA 18512-1516 Via email: skinnersfallsbridge@aecom.com RE: Skinners Falls, NY-Milanville, PA Bridge Comments due by May 26, 2024 Dear Ms. Lolli, After reviewing the draft Planning and Environmental Linkages (PEL) Study for Interstate…

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NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) voted on May 2 to award a combined $5,085.91 to the Towns of Deerpark and Highland through its 2024 River and Shoreline Clean-up Grants. Since initiating the grant program in 2014 through 2023, the UDC has awarded $48,403.13 to participating member municipalities as an investment of the Council’s…

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NARROWSBURG – Approximately 375 volunteers participated in the 4th Annual Upper Delaware Litter Sweep to celebrate Earth Day ideals while spring-cleaning the river valley. A series of land-based clean-ups took place between April 14 and 30 in the 13 Upper Delaware Council (UDC) member towns and townships of New York and Pennsylvania. The UDC handles…

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NARROWSBURG — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will host a presentation titled “Delaware Aqueduct Repair Update” by Jennifer Garigliano, director of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Bureau of Water Supply, Water Resources Management, on Thursday, May 2, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Upper Delaware Council office, 211 Bridge St., Narrowsburg,…

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Photo: The barricaded since October 2019 Skinners Falls, NY-Milanville, PA Bridge will be the subject of a public meeting on April 25 at 5 p.m. at The Narrowsburg Union, 7 Erie Ave. in Narrowsburg, as described in the page 8 newsletter article, “Historic Bridge Alternatives Discussed.” NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) announces…

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NARROWSBURG – Community clean-up teams are coming together and 350 commemorative t-shirts are ready for the 4th Annual Upper Delaware Litter Sweep! The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) encourages individuals, students, groups, and businesses to help spring-clean landscapes in the 15 New York towns and Pennsylvania townships bordering along the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River.…

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Photo: Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Board President Bill Gibney of Honesdale, PA with a steelhead trout catch. NARROWSBURG — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will host a public presentation titled “Meet & Greet with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Board President William Gibney and Executive Director Timothy Schaeffer” on Thursday, April 4. The…

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NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) is accepting applications through April 19 for its 2024 River & Shoreline Clean-up Grants Program. Since 2014, the UDC has disbursed a total of $48,403.13 in support of its member municipalities to organize clean-ups in the river and along the banks of their localities to help maintain…

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