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Sponsors Support Litter Sweep; Clean-ups to Begin on April 22

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) is grateful for the 37 sponsors who are fiscally investing a collective $6,250 in a cleaner environment by making the 2nd Annual Upper Delaware Litter Sweep a reality. As Litter Leaders organize clean-ups…

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UDC Chairperson Andy Boyar, right, makes a point to U.S. Congressman Mondaire Jones during a Feb. 22 visit at the Council's office.

“The Upper Delaware” Spring 2022 Newsletter Out

Seeks Feedback on Newsletter’s Future Photo: UDC Chairperson Andy Boyar, right, makes a point to U.S. Congressman Mondaire Jones (NY-17) during a Feb. 22 discussion at the Upper Delaware Council office in Narrowsburg, NY. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council,…

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UDC Will Present “Delaware Aqueduct Repair Shutdown Impacts” at April 7 Meeting

Photo: Aerial view of New York City’s Cannonsville Reservoir in Delaware County, NY. NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council (UDC) will host a presentation titled, “Delaware Aqueduct Repair Shutdown Impacts” by Jeff Skelding, executive director of Friends of the Upper…

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“UDC is on the cusp of financial atrophy”: Delaware Currents

https://delawarecurrents.org/2022/03/15/udc-is-on-the-cusp-of-financial-atrophy/ Starved of funding, the Upper Delaware Council sees an unsustainable future By Meg McGuire Upper Delaware Council, based in Narrowsburg, N.Y., is facing a sustainability crisis. (The UDC advises upper river towns on land-use developments, reviewing them through the…

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UDC Seeks Municipal Proposals for River & Shoreline Clean-ups

NARROWSBURG – The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) is accepting applications through April 22 for its 2022 River & Shoreline Clean-up Grants Program. Since 2014, the UDC has disbursed a total of $37,006.71 in support its member municipalities to organize…

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UDC Swearing-in Ceremony

Town of Highland Supervisor Jeff Haas (left) administered the oaths of office on March 3 to Upper Delaware Council officers elected to their leadership roles on January 6, 2022: Vice-chairperson Aaron Robinson (Shohola Township, PA); Chairperson Andrew Boyar (Town of…

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UDC Accepts Litter Sweep T-shirt Sponsors by March 18

Photo: Members, parents, and friends of Cub Scout Troop Pack 105 helped clean up Rohman’s Park in Shohola, PA during the 2021 Upper Delaware Litter Sweep last April. NARROWSBURG – Time is running out to show support for the 2nd…

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2022 Upper Delaware Litter Sweep Shirt Sponsors Needed by March 18

NARROWSBURG – River valley businesses, municipalities, and organizations can show their support for the 2nd Annual Upper Delaware Litter Sweep by becoming keepsake t-shirt sponsors or contributing supplies and services for the April 22-30 series of clean-ups. As the event…

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Advocating for Federal Bridge Funding Investment in Skinners Falls, NY-Milanville, PA Bridge

The Upper Delaware Council sent the following letter to Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and New York State Governor Kathy Hochul, and the respective federal and state legislators for the Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River, on February 1,…

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National Park Service celebrates 150th birthday of Zane Grey

The National Park Service is excited to celebrate the 150th birthday of famed western author Zane Grey. Pearl Zane Grey was born on January 31, 1872 in Zanesville, Ohio a town founded by his mother’s ancestors. Zane would spend his…

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