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New Paltz parents group and PTA hosts ZOOM sessions ahead of reopening

New Paltz parents group and PTA hosts ZOOM sessions ahead of reopening

The phase-in of the New Paltz Schools District’s in-person reopening will begin next Thursday, November 12. The Working Parents K12 Remote Learning Working Group and the Middle School PTA & High School PTSA are hosting community ZOOM sessions over the course of the next week “to gather questions and in order to provide a space for parents and students to tell us what they need to know to get ready and plan for in person learning.”

Ulster County releases plans for 160 units of affordable housing at former jail site

Ulster County releases plans for 160 units of affordable housing at former jail site

The Ulster County Housing Development Corporation (UCHDC) today released preliminary designs for “a new neighborhood of mixed-income, intergenerational and workforce housing” on the site of the former county jail at Golden Hill in Kingston. The concept plan calls for 80 units of senior housing and 80 units of workforce housing that are affordable at a range of 30 to 130 percent of area median income.