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Flyer for the UDC 2024 Family Raft Trip

UDC Welcomes Public on August 4th Raft Trip

NARROWSBURG – All are invited to join the 36th Annual Family Raft Trip sponsored by the Upper Delaware Council (UDC) on Sunday, August 4. Advance reservations with payment are due by July 26. Enjoy a scenic paddle from the Ten…

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UDC Technical Assistance Grant Applications Due by August 23

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) announces the opening of its Fiscal Year 2025 Technical Assistance Grants (TAG) program. Applications from the UDC’s member municipalities will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Friday, August 23. Since 1988, the UDC…

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Callicoon-Damascus Bridge Rehab Starts in July; Skinners Falls-Milanville Bridge Future Uncertain

By Laurie Ramie, Upper Delaware Council RIVER VALLEY – A nearly $18 million rehabilitation of the 1961 Callicoon, NY-Damascus, PA Bridge will get underway this July, while the study of alternatives for the closed 1902 Skinners Falls, NY-Milanville, PA Bridge…

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UDC to Present Assessment of a Decade of Delaware River Basin Water Audits June 6

NARROWSBURG — The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will host a public presentation titled “A Comprehensive Assessment of the Delaware River Basin Commission’s Water Audit Program (2012-2021)” on Thursday, June 6, at 7 p.m. at the Upper Delaware Council office, 211…

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Food drive flyer by the Delaware River Basin Commission

DRBC Launches Food Drive Ahead of Meeting in Narrowsburg, N.Y.

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…

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New Map Shows Contours of Delaware River’s Deepest Point in Narrowsburg

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…

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Upper Delaware Council May 2 Comment Letter on Skinners Falls, NY-Milanville, PA Bridge Study Report

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…

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UDC Awards Grants to Two Towns to Clean Up River and Its Banks

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,…

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Upper Delaware Litter Sweep Grateful for 2024 Support

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…

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Man wearing a personal flotation device (life jacket) standing along a river bed, smiling and giving a thumbs-up

Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Encourages Participation in “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work” Day on May 17th

BEACH LAKE, PA – “Wear Your Life Jacket to Work” Day takes place on Friday, May 17, 2024.   Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River invites the public to help save lives by showing their support for water safety. Upper Delaware…

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