You can reach out to elected officials and play a major role in what is done with this irreplaceable piece of nature and history. Contact government representatives, urging them to support the Save the Putnam Trail campaign and ensure that the Putnam Trail stays 8ft wide and at most improved with a natural surface.
You can write Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver using this Letter Template.
Other elected officials to write using the above letter template:
Email the DEC Ask them not to grant a permit to Parks to put down toxic asphalt in an environmentally-sensitive area and wetlands, that will also change flowrate into the wetlands against regulatory law, and increase CSO’s into the riverways against federal law.
For letters to PDC: Public Design Commission of the City of New York
City Hall, Third Floor
New York, NY 10007
Email Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.
Please feel free to contact us using the form below or the email address in the right panel.