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State Parks Deputy Commissioner Tours North Country Regional Economic Development Council and New York Works Improvement Projects at Higley Flow State Park

(May 22, 2012)

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.

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