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2016 Catskill Park Awareness Day in Albany
Posted December 29th, 2015 by Doug Senterman
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Join the Trail Conference and the Catskill Park Coalition in Albany to support the Catskill Park and raise awareness on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 from 10am to 4pm!
All are welcome to join us as we educate lawmakers about the importance of the Catskill Park and the Catskill Forest Preserve to local communities and to New York State. You'll be part of a team visiting legislators and raising awareness. You'll have an opportunitiy to tell them why the Catskills are important to you and why the work the Trail Conference does in the region is so important and should be supported.
The Trail Conference is a member of the the Catskill Park Coalition and serves on its steering committee. The Coalition is an alliance of like-minded groups committed to working together to broaden public appreciation for the Catskill Park and seek additional resources to enhance, maintain, and make available to the public the extraordinary opportunities the Park and its surroundings offer and can offer.
GET INVOLVED AND HELP NOW! PLEASE WRITE A LETTER TO YOUR REPRESENTATIVE! The Trail Conference is asking all concerned members to write a letter to their State Senate and Assembly representatives in advance of the 2016 Catskill Park Awareness Day on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Our goal is for each legislator representing the Catskill region to receive at least 10 handwritten notes from Trail Conference members!
Use our draft letter as a template to write your own letter to your representatives. The template also includes information on how to find out who are your local representatives. If you can, please handwrite the note.
If you do send a letter, please let us know and if you can, send a copy via email or to our Catskills office at: New York-New Jersey Trail Conference, PO Box 343, Tannersville, NY 12485
Sponsor:Catskill Park Coalition
Where:NYS Capital, Albany, NY