About the FRW Organization

  • A non-voting membership organization with a self perpetuating board.
  • Recognized by resolution of the Tarrytown Board of Trustees as an organization for work on the RiverWalk.
  • An affiliation with Westchester Parks Foundation (WPF) provides an accounting and auditing structure and confers on FRW the tax status of a 501 (c) (3).
  • Seeks non-financial partnerships with environmental and botanical organizations.
  • Tools donated by board members and Tarrytown's Goldberg Hardware with help from National ReSources, developer of Hudson Harbor.
  • Seeks funding to support Friends of the RiverWalk Tarrytown workdays and advocacy and helping to establish other Friends of the RiverWalk groups.
  • The workdays focus on cleaning and maintenance, targeting the following invasives: mugwort, crown vetch, hawthorne, purple loosestrife and Japanese knotweed.

Board Members

  • Pat Jones, Co-Chair
  • Linda Viertel, Co-Chair
  • Joyce Lannert, Treasurer
  • Amy DeCamp
  • Mindy Hartman
  • Carolyn Summers
  • Robert Welsch

About FRW - additional links

FRW overview
Plant species info
Slidshow - photos

Friends of the RiverWalk
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