Walkway News

June 4, 2019

Walkway Offers Amazing Vantage Point For Viewing Fireworks on July 4

Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world, is again offering the public the opportunity to view the City […]
May 28, 2019

Movies Under The Walkway 2019 Schedule Released

Come to Upper Landing Park throughout the summer for family-friendly movies shown on a big screen, with the Walkway Over the Hudson as a backdrop. Enjoy […]
May 28, 2019

Hundreds Light Up Walkway for Memorial Day

Gold Star families joined veterans, elected officials, and community members at a dusk service on the Walkway over the Hudson on Sunday to honor those service […]
May 8, 2019

Walkway Honors Over Two Dozen Local Firefighters

On Wednesday, May 8 at 11 a.m., Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park hosted local first responders on the Walkway to commemorate the 45th anniversary […]
May 1, 2019

Help Us “Illuminate The Walkway” on Sunday, May 26

Building on the Memorial Day Eve ceremony hosted by the Dutchess County Division of Veterans Services since 2012, on Sunday, May 26, Walkway Over the Hudson […]
April 30, 2019

Walkway Seeking Seasonal Ambassador Pavilion and Program Assistant

Position Title:  Seasonal Ambassador Pavilion and Program Assistant Reports to:  Director of Program and Visitor Services Status:   Part time Seasonal Employee May – November.  Up to […]
April 18, 2019

Walkway Over the Hudson Release Results of Pattern For Progress Quality of Life Study

In its first decade of existence, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park has significantly improved local residents’ quality of life, brought new customers to area […]
April 18, 2019

Walkway Seeking Food Vendors for 2019 Season

The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation is inviting food vendors interested in serving on the Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic […]
April 17, 2019

Walkway Access Limited on Tuesday, April 23

On Tuesday April 23, 2019, vehicle and pedestrian access will be limited at the Dutchess County approach to the Walkway Over the Hudson due to asphalt […]
March 26, 2019

Walkway Over the Hudson Opening Pavilions on Saturday, March 30

Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park will open its merchandise and volunteer pavilions for the season on Saturday, March 30 at 10 a.m.  Staffed by […]
March 20, 2019

Walkway Hires Jaclyn Renner as Director of Development

Walkway Over the Hudson has hired Jaclyn Renner, a fundraising professional with experience working for regional and national nonprofits, as Director of Development. In her new […]
February 13, 2019

Walkway Over the Hudson Welcomes Over 25 New Ambassadors for 2019

At a recent training session, over 25 new Ambassadors turned out to earn their red vest and help support the operations of the World’s Longest Elevated […]
January 30, 2019

Kulleseid Appointed Commissioner of New York State Parks

(Release via Open Space Institute) Governor Andrew Cuomo has appointed Erik Kulleseid as the next Commissioner of New York State’s Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic […]
January 16, 2019

Miss a Walkway Lecture? See Them Online Anytime.

Fulfilling a generous grant from Ann and Abe Effron, Walkway Over the Hudson hosted a dynamic lecture series in 2018, and plans to bring back more […]
December 15, 2018

Join the Walkway 1000 and Ensure Walkway’s Future Strength and Success

With Walkway Over the Hudson’s 10-year anniversary on the horizon, friends of the Walkway have the unique opportunity to become part of the exclusive Walkway 1000 […]