The goal of the Hoosic River Revival is to connect a healthy river to the city of North Adams, to maintain adequate flood protection, and to promote recreation, economic development, and community building.

HRR in the News

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Cultural Investments Spark North Adams

Posted on: June 7th, 2016

By Kathleen Mitchell, on May 31, 2016 Community Spotlight Mayor Richard Alcombright says recent developments like the... Read More


A Call for Innovation in Urban River Restoration

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

By Tim Purinton, Director of the Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game’s Division of Ecological... Read More


Environmental Planning

Posted on: March 24th, 2016

by Francesca Shanks, Williams Magazine As it runs through North Adams, the Hoosic River flows through... Read More

Video Highlights

HRR Documentary by Sam Park

Posted on: March 24th, 2016

This documentary was scripted, filmed, and produced by HRR's 2015 summer intern, Williams College student... Read More

What's Happening at HRR


MCLA Day of Service 2016

Posted on: May 8th, 2016

As part of the MCLA Community Day of Service, HRR friends Judy Grinnell, Fred and... Read More

NA Historical Map

Interactive Map of North Adams and the Hoosic River Available!

Posted on: October 25th, 2015

Our 2015 summer intern Ellie Wachtel collated and connected over 50 detailed insurance maps from 1942... Read More

Pizza Party for slide

4th Annual Pizza Block Party

Posted on: October 3rd, 2015

On Saturday, September 26, the Hoosic River Revival partnered with the Northern Berkshire Community Coalition, the... Read More

Pilot Project Design for slideshow

Phase One Design Chosen!

Posted on: August 23rd, 2015

With great enthusiasm, the HRR Board chooses the Inter-Fluve/Sasaki team’s most creative, practical restorative design... Read More


Redesigned Walking Tour Brochure Unveiled!

Posted on: August 23rd, 2015

 HRR’s Historical Walking Tour brochure has a new, fresh, updated design featuring our logo, additional... Read More



Posted on: August 23rd, 2015

 HRR is honored to have been asked by Joanna Gabler, a well-known Berkshire County artist,... Read More