The Story Behind Our Request This summer we made encouraging progress in our efforts to re-establish the river as the heart of the North Adams community. As you may recall, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers accepted the City of North Adams’ request to have the Corps...

WGBY Connecting Point Interview with HRR and MA DER

WGBY Connecting Point’s Brian Sullivan visited North Adams to learn more about Hoosic River Revival Coalition’s plans to clean up and beautify the waterway that runs through the Berkshire County city.

HRR Documentary

This documentary was scripted, filmed, and produced by HRR’s 2015 summer intern, Williams College student Sam Park. It tells the history of the Hoosic River and its significance in turning North Adams into a thriving mill, the building of the flood chutes by the...

Hoosic River Family Wildlife Walk

Enjoy a one mile family walk along the banks of the South Branch of the Hoosic River. Learn about the wildlife that lives along the river using our self-guided brochure you can download here.    

HRR Historical Highlights

2008-2020 In 2008, more than 30 community residents gathered to share interest in and questions about the feasibility of researching if/how our downtown concrete-channelized Hoosic River might be transformed into a 21st century flood control system that is also an...