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April 28th, 2009 · 3 Comments · News

Popular Spring is Located Near Exit 30 of the Northway

King Phillip’s Spring, a popular spring near Exit 30 of the Northway (I87), has been closed by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), due to potential health risks from drinking its waters.

DEC removed the pipe to the spring after periodic waters samples taken by DEC over the past 6 months indicated high levels of coliform bacteria exceeding Department of Health water quality standards.

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“The Department understands that obtaining water from the spring is very popular with visitors and residents,” said DEC Regional Director Betsy Lowe. “The decision to close the spring was made after considerable deliberation, however, it reflects our responsibility to ensure the safety of the public.”

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Information Please

November 10th, 2008 · No Comments · Destination Marketing

We found some old stuff in the back of a file cabinet.

Santa's Workshop

Frontier Town

High Falls Gorge

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Bikes Not Allowed on the Northway

April 24th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Adirondack Life

Most of my daily commute is on the Northway. Too bad there’s not enough traffic for me to get away with this.

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