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Kingston's Wall St wins Designation

November 09, 2012

The Amercian Planning Association has desingated Wall Street in the City of Kingston's Historic Stockade District as one of America's "Ten Great Streets" for 2012!  A ceremony will be held on the steps of the Ulster County Courthouse located at 285 Wall Street on Saturday November 10 at noon.  Following the ceremony there will be  free family entertainment  featuring Vince Fisher in Bethany Hall.  This is a sign of good things to come for the historic waterfront City as they are in the early stages of an update to their Comprehensive Plan.  The Plan, being prepared by Turner Miller Group in association with Shuster Assocates, Planit Main Street and others, will look to capitalize on the CIty's existing historic and locational resources in promoting economic development, tourism and a dynamic, pedetrain-friendly downtown with a unique sense of place.  To learn more about the City's Comprehensive Plan process visit the following website:   http://ci.kingston.ny.us/content/4463/default.aspx