Category Archives: Our Neighbors

Andes Works! is One Year Old!

A year ago this week, a group of Andes residents met at the Andes Hotel to discuss the upcoming town forum on Hydraulic Fracture Gas Drilling.   We decided that we should meet again to find ways to prevent this high … Continue reading

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Stanley Fish on the News from Delaware County…

Lake Woebegone has Garrison Keillor, and Delaware County has Stanley Fish… There is lots afoot here in Andes and beyond… Click here to read more!

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Get Involved! Help Plan our Area’s Future

Regional Economic Development Plan Public Participation The MARK Project, in collaboration with the Catskill Center, Central Catskill Chamber and several municipalities, has contracted with the firm of Community Planning & Environmental Associates and E. M. Pemrick, and have been working hard … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events!

“Meet the Candidate” Night: Wayland “Bud” Gladstone 5 to 9 PM Friday, October 21 Andes Hotel, Andes NY Music by Bill Piervincienzi and the Andes Gang Band Free appetizers & Cash Bar Sponsored by the “Friends of Bud Gladstone Committee” … Continue reading

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Albany votes to ban fracking

City of Albany has banned fracking. Over a hundred testified at the Common Council Meeting in favor of the gas drilling ban Monday night. But some local businesses fear fracking will hurt the local economy. Albany is now the second major city … Continue reading

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Strong Majority of Delaware County Residents Oppose Fracking!

A Pulse Opinion Poll of 500 Delaware County residents reveals that nearly three out of four people oppose hydraulic fracturing in their town, and seven out of ten favor municipal zoning ordinances to regulate the practice. These results are similar … Continue reading

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Many officials hold leases with shale drillers

Pittsburgh Post Gazette Monday October 17, 2011 Many officials hold leases with shale drillers By Janice Crompton, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette During a contentious meeting in South Fayette last week, the township’s zoning hearing board delayed a decision about a challenge mounted … Continue reading

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