The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice Of The Capital Region

Tugboat owner fighting with state to live on board

Text Size: A | A

Steve Trueman said Friday he will move his old tugboat and barge to the Waterford Flight of Locks from their current location by the Crescent Bridge on the Mohawk River, but he remains at odds with the New York State Canal Corp., which insists that he stop living on the tug. Trueman, who has few financial resources, said he doesn’t know where he will live. He fears that the barge may not survive the winter ...

You Must or Subscribe to Continue
subscribe to the Daily Gazette
Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Enjoy this story? Share it!



November 18, 2008
7:16 a.m.

[ Flag Post ]

I watched a film the other day of when Afghanistan's ruling Taliban had blown up the two giant Buddha statues in defiance of international efforts to save them.
It moved me, and frankly was disgusted with such narrow minded governmental supported terrorists groups in the world tearing down instead of building. Grateful even more to live in this country were we are “enlightened” and have a deep reverence for those before us.
Then I read about this....