The Health of the Hudson River
August 2017 / Basilica Hudson / Hudson, NY
Paul Gallay, Riverkeeper president
Didi Barrett, Assemblymember (D-Columbia, Dutchess)
Andy Bicking, Scenic Hudson Public Policy Director
Jon Bowermaster, Filmmaker
Colin Stair, Stair Galleries owner and artist
Liz Kirkhus, Greene County Chamber of Commerce Membership Director
Brian K. Mahoney, Chronogram Editorial Director
Luminary Media & Chronogram magazine hosted another salon series, social networking event in Hudson, N.Y., in August of 2017. The subject was “The Health of the Hudson River” and focused on maintaining pressure on the EPA to continue enforcement of GEs clean-up of PCBs in the river. The event was co-sponsored with Basilica Hudson, our stunning venue; Riverkeeper and Scenic Hudson.
Assemblyperson Didi Barrett was in attendance, as was the Mayor of Hudson, Tiffany Martin Hamiton.
Event & Video Production: Brian Berusch
Panel moderator and Luminary Editorial Director: Brian K. Mahoney
Sponsors: Barber’s Farm 1857 Vodka, Maya’s Jams, Amy Sweetman/Agrisculpture, Basilica Hudson, Riverkeeper, Scenic Hudson, Luminary Media, Chronogram and Upstater magazines.
Music in this video: Composed and performed by Darcy Doniger and Caroline Mix from 2Note Apothecary, Hudson, NY.
Camera work by Rory Shoemaker