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Knox Farm will be Open for 'Passive Recreation' This Summer
Knox Farm will be Open for 'Passive Recreation' This Summer

by Jeremy Morlock

New York State’s continuing budget crises have raised questions on the future of state parks and historic sites, including Knox Farm State Park in the Town of Aurora. Parks Commissioner Rose Harvey, whose appointment was confirmed by the State Senate on March 8, has said that her office will work to protect the parks system.

“I think that times are tough but we have every intention of keeping the parks open,” Harvey noted during a March 11 interview on “The Capitol Pressroom,” a radio program carried by Buffalo NPR-affiliate WBFO.

When host Susan Arbetter asked about several parks that have been closed already, including Knox Farm, Harvey said, “Knox Farm is actually open for cross country skiing and walking, and it will be open in the summer.”

Knox Farm’s buildings were shuttered at the close of 2010...

Read the full article from the East Aurora Advertiser.

 

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