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Police Reform and Reinvention Committee

This is a special committee that was formed based on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s executive order to explore the rules, regulations and operating procedures of the Town of Shawangunk Police Department.

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Emerald Ash Borer

The Emerald Ash Borer is an invasive beetle from Asia that kills ash trees. Infested trees die rapidly and become very hazardous. The largest Emerald Ash Borer infestation in New York is now in our area.

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Town of Shawangunk Comprehensive Plan

Shawangunk Comprehensive Plan

The 2021 Comprehensive Plan is three plans in a Town-wide Plan guiding the overall Vision for the entire Town, the Wallkill Hamlet Plan, and the Walker Valley Hamlet Plan.

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Walden-Wallkill Rail Trail

The rail-trail is currently open in two disconnected sections. The longer, southern section is paved and stretches 3 miles from Woodruff Street in Walden to Route 208 in Wallkill.

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Town of Shawangunk

Wallkill River

The river is unusual because it flows north between two major south-flowing rivers, the Hudson and the Delaware River. It also has the unusual distinction of being a river that drains into a creek.

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