Request for Proposal – Engineering Services

Engineering Services for a pedestrian bridge for the Hunter Branch Rail Trail

Tax Parcel # 180.00-2-64, Clove Road, Town of Hunter, Greene County

The Town of Hunter in conjunction with the Hunter Area Trail Coalition (HATC), a partnership of local, county and state government and not-for-profit organizations, is enhancing trail-based recreation throughout the Town.  The vision is to create a cohesive trail network nearly 10 miles long through public and private lands from Kaaterskill Falls and the NYS North South Lake Campground to the Village of Hunter. 

The Town is seeking engineering services for phase 5 of the trail plan to install a pedestrian bridge on the former Hunter Branch Railroad west of Clove Road.  The bridge will span Clove Creek, a small tributary to the Schoharie Creek.  The property is owned by the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP), which will allow the trail through a land use permit.  The Consultant will coordinate with the Greene County Soil and Water Conservation District (GCSWCD) and the Town of Hunter on the following. 

Non Collusion Agreement
RFP for Engineering Services
Smart Growth 2019 Bridge Site Plan

EMT Job Opportunities

Hunter Area Ambulance is hiring part time EMT’s. Applicants must have a valid EMT & CPR card, valid driver’s license, min. 1 yr. experience, & be available nights & weekends. Pay rate is $14.82 an hour. Applications are at the Hunter Town Hall, 5748 Rt. 23A, Tannersville or at the ambulance station, 5742 Rt. 23A. Applications are due by 5/14/19. Town of Hunter is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Public Hearing – Informational Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL MEETING Greene County will be holding a Public Informational Meeting to discuss the proposed Replacement of the COUNTY ROAD 83 (SKI BOWL ROAD) CULVERT OVER THE SHANTY HOLLOW BROOK in the Town of Hunter. The bridge is located approximately 100 feet east of the Ski Bowl Road and Height Mountain Road (Hunter Ski Resort Entrance) intersection. The meeting will be held at the Hunter Town Hall, 5748 Route 23A, Tannersville, New York on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 from 6:15 – 7:00 pm. There will be a brief presentation on the proposed project which includes replacement of the existing culvert and adjacent pedestrian bridge, and associated approach work, as well as the proposed schedule and estimated costs. The purpose of the meeting is to obtain any comments on the proposed project. Further information on the project may be obtained from Erik S. LeClair, PE, CDM Smith at (518) 782- 4500 or email at email hidden; JavaScript is required