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PLATTSBURGH | Just over 72 hours after Mayor Colin Read announced that he had vetoed the council’s decision to accept a deal to fix the Webb Island Footbridge, a handful of residents were at City Hall’s doorstep. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh University Police Officer Josh Coons rescued  a 26-year-old man last week Wednesday, pulling him out of the 43 degree Saranac River behind Memorial Hall. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the snip of a pearly-white ribbon, a new riverside rec area opened in the Town of Plattsburgh. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh will move forward toward completing the Saranac River Trail. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A resolution that would authorize Mayor Colin Read to decline $1.1 million in state funding to complete the Saranac River Trail (SRT) remains on the table. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state is advising the City of Plattsburgh to put the brakes on the next phase of the Saranac River Trail project, citing a lack of confidence in the city’s ability to meet a state-mandated engineering deadline. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | City officials are pushing full speed ahead on a variety of projects designed to open up and revitalize the waterfront, and the possibility of attracting a hotelier to downtown Plattsburgh is taking the spotlight. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Downtown Plattsburgh has so much culture to absorb, organizers of an upcoming walking tour had a tough time cramming everything into a brief itinerary. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The city will move forward with plans to reconstruct a footbridge over the Saranac River that was removed two years ago after failing a state inspection. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Leaders from Clinton County, the Town of Plattsburgh and the City of Plattsburgh have outlined their visions for their respective localities. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last week approved the city’s capital plan for 2018. Read more

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MOOERS — The Town of Mooers’ Beautification Committee is hoping to construct a River Walk in the old village. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE — A group of stakeholders raised $1.5 million in 2004 for a project to harvest invasive species on Upper Saranac Lake. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Residents, officials share the importance of the trail to them Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — County lawmakers have signed off on the first phase of the Saranac River Trail Greenway. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Plans have been revealed for the first portion of the proposed 27-mile recreational trail that will link Plattsburgh to Saranac. Read more

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CADYVILLE — Oxbow Bridge, long a popular destination for jumpers, is being removed. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Friends of the Saranac River Trail are taking the next steps toward developing the Saranac River Trail Greenway. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Earlier this month, town officials signed off on a waterfront revitalization plan that flags a different upgrade for each hamlet along Lake Champlain and the Saranac River. Read more

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We’re buoyed by the results of a national poll released last week that reveals a connection between communities built for active living and the health of their residents. Read more

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