elevator http://wamc.org en Elevator to the Walkway expects to bring even more visitors http://wamc.org/post/elevator-walkway-expects-bring-even-more-visitors <p></p><p>POUGHKEEPSIE – When the elevator from the Poughkeepsie waterfront is constructed to the Walkway Over the Hudson, it is expected that the linear park over the Hudson River will become even more of a tourist attraction.</p><p>Grants are going to pay for the glass enclosed elevator that will lift people to the top of the bridge, said Walkway Executive Director Elizabeth Waldman Hart.</p><p>“The elevator will carry a maximum of about 20 people, but the ride will only be two minutes so there is quite a number of folks who will be able to go up and down over an hour’s time,” Hart said.</p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 12:58:35 +0000 Hank Gross 61150 at http://wamc.org Elevator to the Walkway expects to bring even more visitors