If you were planning to launch your boat from the Grippen Park boat launch after July 19, 2020, doing so will be impossible.

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According to the Broome County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Youth Services, the Grippen Park boat launch will be closed beginning on Monday, July 20 in order for a new boat launch to be built.

While the Grippen Park boat launch will be closed from Monday, July 20 through sometime in mid-August, the Dorchester Park boat launch will still be open and the Broome County Department of Parks, Recreation, and Youth Services suggests it as an alternative until the boat launch at Grippen Park is open again.

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