An overview of New Local Government Retention Schedule 400 Plus Pages of Changes, Updates and Ensuring You Can Throw Things Away Legally

FREE webinar on Wednesday, January 27, 2021 2:00 – 3:30 p.m

Michael Martin from the office of New York State Archives will present on the new Retention and Disposition Schedule for New York Local Government Records or LGS-1. The LGS-1 was launched on August 1, 2020 and replaced all previous schedules on January 1, 2021. We will discuss its role … Read More...

Conservation on Tug Hill Webinar Series

Wednesday January 13, 2021 at 7:00 p

Register at  https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ZFv0H5U4SPGqoYYMLTTV9A

A three-part webinar series from the Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust and the NYS Tug Hill Commission, Conservation on Tug Hill is geared towards municipalities and landowners. Part 1, Conservation Easements 101: Fact vs Fiction, includes an introduction to Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust and the primary tool they use … Read More...

Letters from a Tug Hill Logger Webinar Series

We hope you will join us for this three-part series narrated by Leona and Peter Chereshnoski, the granddaughter and great-grandson of John Clemens and keepers of his treasured scrapbooks of memories. They will read letters, share stories, show off artifacts and photos and “spin yarns” of Tug Hill logging in its hey-day, all through the eyes of Read More...

NYS Public Employer Mandatory Emergency Plans Webinar December 29

The Tug Hill Commission is providing a free webinar on the new NYS Public Employer Mandatory Emergency Plan requirement on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at 3:00 p.m. On Labor Day, Governor Cuomo signed legislation requiring all public employers to create contingency operations plans to protect public workers in future health emergencies. Jurisdictions with employees represented by a labor union must … Read More...

Report Finalized: Ten Years of Progress in the Black River Watershed

The Black River Initiative is a multi-pronged approach to protect and improve water quality, recreational opportunities, and communities along the Black River. The Black River Watershed Management Plan (2010), Black River 9-element Plan (2016), Black River Blueway Trail Plan (2007), and Black River Trail Scenic Byway Corridor Management Plan (2012) provide the foundation to advance existing efforts and new projects … Read More...

The Constable Chronicles

The Constable Hall Association and the Tug Hill Commission had a blast recording the “Constable Chronicles” webinar series. Thank you to Martha Murray and Peter Hayes for bringing to life the history of this remarkable family of New Yorkers! All three webinars, narrated by Martha Constable Murray, a direct descendant of William Constable Jr., the builder of Constable Hall in … Read More...