Links

Recent Press Coverage

Rediscovering East Stroudsburg’s Downtown Charm

Whistle Stop Excursion from East Stroudsburg to Steamtown

Pocono Good-Eastburg’s Gallery En PLein Air

Eastburg Community Alliance to hold Octoberfest

July 20th 2010: ECA presents its Dansbury Depot relocation plans to the public at borough council work session

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100803/NEWS/8030332/-1/NEWS0953

August 3rd 2010: Borough Council votes to lease land and amend zoning of its property across the railroad tracks from r-3 (residential) to c-1a (commercial) to allow the ECA to relocate and operate the East Stroudsburg Station.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100804/NEWS/8040338/-1/NEWS0953

August 17th 2010: Crystal Park Residents object to the station being placed in view of their homes. Alternate sites are considered by RKR Hess enginners who offer pro bono support to the project.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100817/NEWS/8170322/-1/NEWS0953

August 19th 2010: County Commissioners pledge $100,000 grant to support the ECA’s relocation plan.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100819/NEWS/8190326

September 22nd 2010: Zoning amendment passes.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20100922/NEWS/9220325

October 6th, 2010: ECA recieves a $200,00 grant reward from the ESSA Foundation.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101007/NEWS/10070337

October 15th, 2010: Wolfe House and Building Movers Successfully relocate the East Stroudsburg Station to the temporary lease area within the municipal parking lot.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101016/NEWS/10160303/-1/NEWSMAP

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101015/MULTIMEDIA01/101019834/0/NEWSMAP

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sb0e6-dMTW0

http://www.wnep.com/wnep-mon-dansbury-depot-next-stop,0,1059156.story

December 16th 2010: Editorial on the Station’s final move and a call of support for ECA’s next steps.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101216/NEWS04/12160308

December 17th 2010: Preservation PA’s “At Risk 2010″, lists the East Stroudsburg Railroad Station as one of the most endangerd historic structures of PA, which reaffirms the vital role of this structure as well as ECA’s rehabilitation.

http://www.preservationpa.org/files/publications/presfundpa/ppa-23-1.pdf

December 31st, 2010: Pocono Record lists the ECA’s Rescue of the East Stroudsburg Railroad Station as the second Top Story of 2010 in its year-end wrap up series.

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101231/NEWS/12310361

February 26, 2011:

ECA’s rehabilitation progress praised by the Press!

http://www.poconorecord.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20110226/NEWS/102260318

March 14. 2010

PA Historic and Musuem Commission, Bureau for Historic Preservation presents its official statement on the East Stroudsburg Station’s Status on the National Register of Historic Places as well as the ECA’s adherence to the Secretary of the interior’s Standards for Rehabiliation.

 

Community links

ECA on Facebook

East Stroudsburg Borough

East Stroudsburg University

ESU Publications, including the Bulletin

East Stroudsburg on Wikipedia

Stroud Area Regional Police (Serving East Stroudsburg)

Pocono Community Theater (our arthouse movie theater)

Monroe County Transportation Authority (Local Fixed Route Bus and Paratransit Service)

The Pocono Arts Council

 

Community-Minded Links

“How to engage your transportation agency” from AARP

Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency

“In Transition: From Oil dependance to local resliliance”

 

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