Betty Little's posts related to Recreation And Tourism

Ski Safety Bill Advances in Senate

            Legislation sponsored by Senator Betty Little to improve skiing safety was advanced by the  Senate Judiciary Committee today.


ORDA venues enjoyed a strong winter season

April 23, 2011- Adirondack Daily Enterprise

LAKE PLACID - The state Olympic Regional Development Authority is calling the 2010-11 ski season a successful one, with as many as 480,080 guests visiting the 1932 and 1980 Olympic venues in the village of Lake Placid, town of North Elba, the town of Wilmington and Nrth Creek.

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Governor Approves Extension of Personal Watercraft Exemption

            Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed into law legislation that extends an exemption for jet ski and personal watercraft renters from New York’s boater safety course requirement.


Group's restoration efforts shine lights on Cole's Woods again

MAURY THOMPSON | Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2012 11:45 pm

GLENS FALLS -- In the late 1970s, the newly formed Friends of Cole's Woods raised $10,000 for lighting along the public cross-country ski trails next to Crandall Park.


State's tourism brand could get boost from new legislation

By JON | Posted: Saturday, April 21, 2012 4:56 pm