State Parks Deputy Commissioner Tours North Country Regional Economic Development Council and New York Works Improvement Projects at Higley Flow State Park
What: State Parks Deputy Commissioner Tom Alworth will visit Higley Flow State Park to see plans for the Higley Trails Lodge, part of $500,000 in improvements taking place at Higley Flow State Park. The North Country Regional Economic Development Council awarded The Friends of Higley Flow a $60,000 grant to build a new lodge in the park, and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s New York Works initiative is investing another $460,000 in improvements into the park.
Who: Tom Alworth, Deputy Commissioner, Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation
Harold Johnson, Chair, Thousand Islands State Park Commission
Tom French, President, The Friends of Higley Flow
Where: Higley Flow State Park
442 Cold Brook Drive
Colton, NY 13625
When:Thursday, May 24, 1 p.m.