Fairmount Corner Park

Fairmount Corner Park

Now that our pavilion is (almost) done and our pollinator garden is in, it is time to take the next steps in making the pocket park a walk-to destination in Goldens Bridge.  We will be installing benches and maybe a picnic table.  Also, more plantings will go in...
Fairmount Corner Park

Fairmount Corner Park

The pavilion is almost done at the pocket park!  Thanks to the guys from Salem Landscaping who have been building the structure all week.  We were slowed down a bit, getting the necessary approvals and dealing with the weather, but the pavilion will be ready for use...
New Bulletin Board

New Bulletin Board

On Saturday, August 21, at Family Fun Day, we had a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Community Bulletin Board at the Goldens Bridge Shopping Center.  Look for and post notices about what’s going on in town, the right and left panels are unlocked for the...
Daffodil Planting

Daffodil Planting

Residents of the Old Goldens Bridge neighborhood along with members of the Goldens Bridge Hamlet Organization embarked on planting about 400 daffodil bulbs this morning at the corner of Old Bedford Road and North Street. This beautification effort was made possible...
Bridge L-158 Project

Bridge L-158 Project

December 2017,   The GBHO unveiled the sign which acknowledged the local retired train bridge’s entrance onto the National Historic Register of Places. Trustee Jim Moreo spearheaded this project and spoke to the group that was gathered.   Trustee Jim Moreo...
East Lot Sign

East Lot Sign

The GBHO worked with the MTA on the reinstallation of the sign at the corner of North Street and Route 22. This sign was destroyed many years ago and only the posts remained, one of which was crooked.  The MTA was gracious enough to allow for the GBHO to collaborate...
Blacktop Removal

Blacktop Removal

The GBHO applied pressure to state level officials to have the NYSDOT remove the blacktop spoils pile adjacent to the Brady Creek in Golden’s Bridge.  Used blacktop had no place being stored next to a water course or within a community.  This nearly yearlong ask came...
Walkway Improvements

Walkway Improvements

The GBHO worked with NYSDOT to improve  the pedestrian walkway on Route 138 that crosses the 684 entrance ramp.  The sidewalk signs were installed in 2016 as a result of a meeting between the GBHO, Lisa Mondello NYSDOT Regional Bicycle and Pedestrian...