Hannah Warren http://waer.org en Lorenzo Driving Competition Brings Touch of History to Cazenovia http://waer.org/post/lorenzo-driving-competition-brings-touch-history-cazenovia <p>About 100 horses and their owners turned out this weekend for the Lorenzo Driving Competition. &nbsp;The annual Cazenovia event features horses and carriages that are judged. &nbsp;The event also shows off the grounds of the <a href="http://www.lorenzony.org/">Lorenzo State Historic Site</a>. &nbsp;The Lorenzo House was reopened after renovations. &nbsp;It was the 38th year of the competition.</p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:11:47 +0000 Chris Bolt & Hannah Warren 21398 at http://waer.org Lorenzo Driving Competition Brings Touch of History to Cazenovia EPA Hosts Discussion Panel in Syracuse on New Proposed Regulations http://waer.org/post/epa-hosts-discussion-panel-syracuse-new-proposed-regulations <p>A few dozen Syracuse-area residents gathered today to talk about climate change at a community roundtable today hosted by EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:05:42 +0000 Hannah Warren & Sarah Brechbill 21209 at http://waer.org EPA Hosts Discussion Panel in Syracuse on New Proposed Regulations Syracuse Land Bank Opens Bidding for First "Deconstructions" http://waer.org/post/syracuse-land-bank-opens-bidding-first-deconstructions <div>The Greater Syracuse Land Bank is hoping to deal with its most blighted properties in a more sustainable way by having them deconstructed and recycled instead of demolished and sent to a landfill. The first round of bids includes three houses for deconstruction, and organizers are hoping that the pilot program will grow and result in a boost for jobs and job training opportunities in Onondaga County.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Interested contractors attended an information session Thursday, and were able to inspect any of the three homes up for bid. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 22:39:22 +0000 Hannah Warren & Scott Willis 20920 at http://waer.org Syracuse Land Bank Opens Bidding for First "Deconstructions" Onondaga Lake Amphitheater, West Shore Revitalization Plans Unveiled http://waer.org/post/onondaga-lake-amphitheater-west-shore-revitalization-plans-unveiled <p>Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney unveiled preliminary plans Wendesday for a $100 million revitalization of the west shore of Onondaga&nbsp;Lake. &nbsp;It was the first and possibly only public meeting on the massive project, which was first announced in late January with a visit from Gov. Andrew Cuomo.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:35:05 +0000 Scott Willis & Hannah Warren 20894 at http://waer.org Onondaga Lake Amphitheater, West Shore Revitalization Plans Unveiled Cuomo Announces Plan to Help End AIDS Epidemic http://waer.org/post/cuomo-announces-plan-help-end-aids-epidemic <p>Central New York health agencies are praising Governor Cuomo’s efforts to put an end to the AIDS epidemic in New York State. Governor Cuomo announced his plan on Sunday, the same day as New York City’s PRIDE Parade. Cuomo’s goal is to reduce the number of HIV infections to 750 cases a year by the year 2020.</p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 22:05:15 +0000 Hannah Warren 20452 at http://waer.org Cuomo Announces Plan to Help End AIDS Epidemic