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SALT holds community meetings about our trail study

On February 26, 2016, Posted by , In Media Coverage,Trail Study News, With No Comments

Tim Knight, of the Watershed Post, wrote a great article about SALT’s recent trail study public meetings on February 22nd and 23rd. Read all about it at http://www.watershedpost.com/2016/salt-study-possible-38-mile-trail-along-schoharie-creek. The trail study could be a game changer for Schoharie County and we continue to seek community input. To learn more about it…

Technology to meld past, present

On February 16, 2016, Posted by , In Media Coverage, With No Comments

Technology to meld past, present Schoharie group gets $90K grant to create interactive tourism website By Kyle Adams February 15, 2016 Within a few years, a visitor to the village of Schoharie may be able to stand on Main Street near the location of one of the oldest outdoor theaters…

Fourth Anniversary Press Conference -8/28/15

On September 21, 2015, Posted by , In Media Coverage, With No Comments

On August 28, 2015, SALT held a press conference to mark the fourth anniversary of the start of the recovery effort.  The press conference was a huge success. Dozens of local citizens and members of the media turned out to hear local officials and SALT’s Executive Director Sarah Goodrich speak….

SALT & Rotary District Partner for a Day of Service Projects

On May 22, 2015, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

The Schoharie News covered last Friday’s volunteer event that was coordinated with Rotary District 7190! “The annual Rotary District meeting is being held in Cobleskill this weekend. In addition, Rotary members are participating in service projects around the area, including 6 major recovery projects coordinated by Schoharie Area Long Term…

SALT Prepares Emergency Ready Kits

On November 26, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

Schoharie The devastation caused by Tropical Storm Irene three years ago remains etched in the minds of many Schoharie County residents. A group called the Schoharie Area Long Term Inc., or SALT, is doing its part to ensure the most needy in this close-knit community won’t be caught off guard if…

SALT Talks About Emergency Preparedness

On September 12, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

September is national preparedness month, and SALT and our partners at the Office of Emergency Services want to get the word out! Anne Maccuish, Sarah Goodrich and Robyn Sedgwick joined WNYT Channel 13 on September 11 to speak about preparedness in Schoharie County and surrounding areas. Click here to watch…

The Kindness of Strangers

On August 30, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

Selfless volunteers have helped Schoharie Valley rebound from storm’s destruction. Middleburgh – Three years after the force of nature named Irene blew through, residents and businesspeople here still marvel at the volunteers. “People I never saw before in my life and have never seen since,” descended on Middleburgh’s flood-ravaged Main Street,…

Three Years Since Irene

On August 29, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

If you’re anything like us here at the Watershed Post, anniversaries sneak up on you. Three years ago today, Tropical Storm Irene blasted the Catskills with intense flooding, killing several local people and washing away homes and businesses in towns across our region. We are still humbled by how our…

Schoharie County Recovery Group Celebrates Recovery Efforts After Irene

On August 28, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

SCHOHARIE COUNTY, N.Y. — Thursday marks three years since Tropical Storm Irene hit the area. Schoharie County experienced devastating flooding during the storm in 2011. One of the groups involved in the recovery effort, the Schoharie Area Long Term Incorporated, also known as SALT, is celebrating three years of recovery…

Sarah Goodrich Interview on WGY 810

On July 28, 2014, Posted by , In Media Coverage,News, With No Comments

Sarah Goodrich Interview on WGY 810 Schoharie Area Long Term (SALT) was formed to help recovery efforts after Hurricane/Tropical Storms Irene and Lee wreaked havoc on Upstate New York. Sarah Goodrich, Executive Director of SALT talks with Read Shepherd about the progress they’ve made and what lies ahead. She discusses…