Sunday, October 22, 2017

Governments buying Islands

USA: NY Town Raises Funds for Roger’s Island Purchase

The sleepy hamlet of Fort Edward has successfully lobbied the government of New York State for funds to buy a historic island property.

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As previously reported in Private Island News, the small town of Fort Edward, found north of Albany along the Hudson River in Upstate …Read More: USA: NY Town Raises Funds for Roger’s Island Purchase

Governments buying Islands

USA: Town Sets Sights on Buying Historic Military Island Property

The village of Fort Edward may be small, but it’s determined to preserve the historic island considered to be the birthplace of the U.S. Army Rangers.

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Roger’s Island, found north of Albany in the middle of the Hudson River, is a place with a …Read More: USA: Town Sets Sights on Buying Historic Military Island Property