Supervisors Report President’s Day
Lincoln Funeral Train Events
While our Highway department staff has been working overtime keeping our Town roads cleared, and those who have not traveled south are just trying to keep warm, we have had a very active group of volunteers meeting and planning events to commemorate some important American History. The Lincoln Funeral Train Committee has grown out our Town’s Railroad Restoration Committee and now includes the City of Hudson, and other communities.
This Register Star article sums it up well-----
HUDSON— President’s Day was celebrated Monday by U.S. Rep. Chris Gibson, R-19, when he announced plans have been made to honor President Abraham Lincoln in Columbia County in the spring.
To commemorate the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s death on April 15, 1865, local events will be held in Stuyvesant and Hudson in the coming months.
Read more: From the Supervisor - Feb. 2015