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Fishkill Supply Depot Historic Site

Fishkill Supply Depot Historic Site 197 Van Wyck Lake Rd Fishkill, NY 12524 Fishkill Supply Depot Historic Site – A Veterans Led Initiative [Fishkill, New York, February, 2020] – Local Hudson Valley Veterans have joined the fight to protect and preserve the Fishkill Supply Depot. In 2016, recognizing the military significance of the Fishkill Supply Depot, the Friends of the Fishkill Supply Depot began to reach out to local Veterans organizations for support of their preservat

Bob LaColla

Last night Bob LaColla gave his departing statement to the Fishkill Town Board. Bob spoke about his and his staffs accomplishments from 2012 - 2020, and I must give credit where credit is due. Many of the accomplishments he has achieved for our town has been noteworthy to include fiscal responsibility, improved accountability to the tax payers, state of the art water meters, a successful bond rating improvement, grants received, and several awards and accolades for the achiev

The Fishkill Supply Depot should be preserved

The Fishkill Supply Depot should be preserved Dave Palmer 6:05 p.m. ET Sept. 29, 2016 From my current home in Texas, I have been watching the unfolding “Continental Commons” debate occurring near my former home in the Hudson Highlands. It is an important topic to me not only as a one-time neighbor (12 years at West Point, the last five as superintendent) but also as an author and TV commentator on the American Revolution in and around Fortress West Point. Whatever one’s posit

FSDHS Military Cemetery Marker

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO SERVED IN THE CONTINENTAL ARMY WHILE AT THE FISHKILL DEPOT NEAR HERE LIE BURIED REVOLUTIONARY WAR HEROES PATRIOTS WHO WERE AMONG THE FIRST TO FIGHT FOR OUR FREEDOM ON BEHALF OF THESE VALIENT SOLDIERS WE DEDICATE THIS MONUMENT TO THEIR COURAGE AND TO ALL THE MEN AND WOMEN WHO ANSWER THE CALL OF DUTY TO SERVE THIS GREAT NATION PLACED BY VETERANS OF THE U.S. ARMED SERVICES ON VETERAN’S DAY NOVEMBER 11, 2014 #FishkillSupplyDepotHistoricSite #FSDHS #Veterans

A Letter to the FPB from One of Our Veterans

Mary E. Hendricks, Planning Board Chair Members of the Town of Fishkill Planning Board Town of Fishkill Planning Department 807 Route 52, Fishkill NY 12524 State Environmental Quality Review Act Written Comment: To the Fishkill Planning Board, Thank you for permitting the public to provide written comments pertaining to the environmental review of the Continental Commons construction project, pursuant to NYS SEQR Article 8 of the Environmental Conservation Law. As a lifelong

Paving Over History

Written by MARA FARRELL on DEC. 9, 2007 Originally published by the New York Times Fishkill It's a beautiful thing to have a Revolutionary War site like the Fishkill Encampment and Supply Depot, a nationally registered landmark, in your town. But when the military camp — where thousands of George Washington’s troops were stationed to keep the British from moving past New York City and capturing the Hudson River — is also home to the heavily trafficked Route 9 corridor, pleadi

Finding support and help for preservation: How you can make a difference in our community

There are several organizations that support Revolutionary War preservation in our area. Becoming an active member in one of these groups is one of the most effective ways to get organizations involved with with preservation efforts. Social media is also a great way to keep on top of preservation news, and for voicing your support for preservation. With the prevalence of smart phones, preservation can be readily accomplished right through the palms of your hand. The most effe