Thank you to the Newburgh Preservation Association for the award they presented me with last night for “Outstanding Service to Preservation in Newburgh”. It was really great meeting so many of you who loyally follow the blog and who also shared so many kind words. Writing this blog really just makes me happy, but it was nice to receive a little recognition for the hard work that it takes to make it happen. It motivates me to try to make 2013 even better! Thank You.
Photo by Matthew Colon, Director of the Historical Society of Newburgh Bay and the Highlands. “I like it because the contours of the foreground (buildings and wires) mimic the mountain range in the background – nature and city, complimented. The colors are great, too!” Add your own photos depicting city life to the Newburgh Restoration […]
The City of Newburgh’s Planning and Development Department plans to highlight one city-owned property for sale each month. “It is a 2-story house, single-family, brick attached row house in the Washington Heights section of Newburgh. Some renovation work had begun on the house – new kitchen, newer bath, new windows – but some roof work […]
“Dinner coming soon!!!” to Cafe Macchiato. The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Tucson’s downtown revolution [TB] Gentrification Of The Woods [Pop Up City] More “Landlords on the Street [Strong Towns] The Psychological Benefit of White Street […]
At first glance from the sidewalk this looks like a simple 3 story home. Once you turn the corner, you will see all the potential space. This corner property, located in a residential area, is also zoned for commercial use. At the back of the house is a rear brick extension perfect for an office, […]
It’s 2016 and the Columbia design studio has come to a close. In December students presented final presentation videos. The big question was how can Newburgh, Beacon and other regional cities work together? Check out the videos below to see what solutions students found.