This Saturday is not only Newburgh Last Saturdays, it is also Small Business Saturday, an initiative to shop your local small shops to support your community. There couldn’t be a better time to boost efforts to bring shopping back to the City of Newburgh. Meters will also be suspended on Saturdays during the holiday season from November 29 to December 27. There will be art showings, demonstrations, and longer businesses hours across the city. For a full list of events go to the Newburgh Last Saturdays Fan Page.
Graft Cidery opens up in Newburgh on Ann Street with pop-up tasting events during the summer Weigant’s Tavern is on the road to be rehabilitated by RipRap, we got to see inside prior to renovations 159-167 Washington Street was once an abandoned row of apartments. It is now an updated and modernized bright spot on […]
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. Photo by Michael Lebron. DIY Storm Windows [CB] Where Evictions Hurt the Most [CL] Newburgh school district unveils $198M plan [THR] How Parking Minimums Hinder Small-Scale Developers [ST] The Barriers […]
This is an interesting property close to the waterfront, on the edge of the Heights neighborhood. This is a quieter street, just a block away from Washington’s HQ, the Newburgh Brewery, and other potential projects. The fire damaged house across the street is being renovated by a couple, and The Foundry next door might be completed […]
The Regional Plan Association (RPA) in The Fourth Plan just released their vision for Newburgh in 2040. The city is envisioned to be a healthy and equitable city that is a gateway to the Hudson Valley. Here are some key points of their plan: Partnership with St. Luke’s and MSMC for a buy local initiative, […]
The long-awaited skate park in Newburgh is finally taking shape. Hardcore Skateparks has been charged with the custom skatepark construction. Follow their Instagram page for more updates and photos. -Photo © Hardcore Skateparks