The Incline was among many interesting civic projects presenting at this year’s Placemaking Conference organized by the Orange County Citizens Foundation. The day-long event was held at SUNY Orange’s Kaplan Hall in Newburgh and included several panels, presentations, discussions, and featured a Keynote speech by Robert G. Shibley, Dean and Professor, School of Architecture and Planning, University of Buffalo.
On June 5th 2014, recently elected Society President, Jeff McHugh presented at PechaKucha Night at the Garrison. As part of tightly structured format, the entire narrative of the Mt. Beacon Incline was presented in a strict 20 slide format. There are over 700 active PechaKucha groups around the country and are popular to attend.