With tag: state_parks
Work Begins To Re-Open Damaged State Parks
By Kirk Carapezza
With the recent summer-like heat wave that has hit
the region, state park rangers and volunteers are working quickly to try to
reopen parks that have been closed because of spring flooding.
Comments: Are you missing the parks this season?
Parks Remain Closed Due To Flooding
By Melody Bodette
The water level on Lake Champlain is dropping a few inches everyday, but
it remains at record high levels. And that means several Vermont State
Parks along the lake will remain closed for the Memorial Day
Tips For Homeowners Dealing With Flood Damage
Visits To State Parks On The Rise
By Nina Keck
There have been plenty of
hot, sunny days this summer, just the kind of days meant to be spent at a state
park or a beach. And that's where many of us
have gone to escape the heat. Daytime
attendance at campgrounds and beaches is up more than 50 percent.
State park bathrooms to go solar
state parks are going solar. Governor Jim
Douglas is expected to announce a plan to install solar hot water systems at
bathrooms and bathhouses at state park campgrounds around Vermont today.
Vermont to spend $6 million on state parks
The state of Vermont plans to spend $6 million on improvements at
its state parks this year, bucking a national trend of cutbacks and service
closures by cost-conscious states.