Greenport

With a population of more than 4,000 people, diverse businesses and retail stores, the Town of Greenport, New York, is a thriving community two hours north of New York City and one hour south of Albany.

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Greenport is home of Frederick Church’s majestic estate, Olana, one of the Hudson Valley’s best-known destinations, with its spectacular views of the Hudson River and the Catskill Mountains.  The town is also home to the Columbia-Greene Community College.

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With more than 600 acres of Columbia Land Conservancy meadows and woodland walks, and proximity to the river, Greenport offers outstanding opportunities for outdoor activities.

At the heart of Greenport is the community and community resources, such as the Town Park with its baseball fields, soccer fields and basketball courts.  The Town Park is the location of a wide range of events during the year, including summer concerts, fireworks and community day.

The Town of Greenport generates a portion of its energy through solar power.  Residents can log onto the following site to see how much power the town is generating.  Click the following link to visit the Monolith Solar (Locus Energy) site: http://locusenergy.com/  Enter User name: [email protected] and Password: Solar21.