Arkville

Arkville man killed on Route 28

By Brian Sweeney
A 28-year-old Arkville man was struck and killed by a motor vehicle near Fleischmanns last Wednesday night.

Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies said that Jay P. Todd was walking on the northbound lane of Route 28 near the center of the roadway about 6:15 p.m. when he was hit by a northbound vehicle operated by Sheldon Sife, 84, of Fleischmanns.


Route 28 exhibit opens at Erpf

Arkville — “Historic Route 28, The Making of a Scenic Byway” will be on exhibit in The Catskill Center’s Erpf Gallery in Arkville from November 20 until spring 2011.
The exhibit, presented in partnership with The Roxbury Arts Group, will open with a reception on Saturday, Nov. 20 from 3 to 6 p.m.


Bronze cow sculpture moo-ves to Arkville

By Brian Sweeney
A life-size cow, created by one of the country’s foremost sculptors, now greets visitors along Route 28, Arkville thanks to the generosity of an area resident. The bronze cow, which weighs about 2,600 pounds, arrived last week at its new home on the lawn of the Erpf House.


Route 28 exhibit opens at Erpf

Arkville — “Historic Route 28, The Making of a Scenic Byway” will be on exhibit in The Catskill Center’s Erpf Gallery in Arkville from November 20 until spring 2011.
The exhibit, presented in partnership with The Roxbury Arts Group, will open with a reception on Saturday, Nov. 20 from 3 to 6 p.m.


Filtration system needed for Arkville water

Staff Report
The discovery of trace amounts of arsenic in new well for the Arkville Water District will make an extensive filtration system necessary.


CCCD awarded contract to fight invasive species

Arkville — The Catskill Center for Conservation and Development (CCCD) has been awarded a contract that may be worth more than $500,000 by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to administer a partnership for invasive species management in the Catskill Region.


Mise en Place preview on Nov. 10

Arkville — As the holidays approach and culinary arts is tops on the agenda for holiday feasts, the public is invited to a free viewing of the six-minute trailer that describes the upcoming full-length documentary of Mise en Place. On Wednesday, Nov.


Renewable energy tour

Arkville — Learn about solar panels, wind turbines, and geothermal systems by joining members of the Catskill Center for Conservation and Development (CCCD) for a driving tour of Catskill homes and businesses that use these renewable energy systems.


Emerald Ash borer workshop

Arkville — Landowners with greater than four acres are invited to a workshop on Saturday, Oct. 30 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Belleayre Mountain in Highmount to learn how to prepare for the eminent threat of the emerald ash borer (EAB). 


Talk on outdoor recreation

“Outdoor Recreation in the Catskill Park,” a talk and presentation by NYSDEC Region 3 Director Willie Janeway and author Marty Podskoch will be held Thursday, Oct. 7 from 6-8 p.m. at The Catskill Center in Arkville.


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