New York State Dept. of Econ. Dev. Articles http://www.iloveny.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Canals Press Kit Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:22:13 GMT Discovering a "Ditch" that Changed A Nation http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/discovering-a-ditch-that-changed-a-nation/781/ In 1808, when New York Governor DeWitt Clinton proposed building a canal from the Hudson River to the Great Lakes, he might as well have suggested flying to the moon. Many called the project... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/discovering-a-ditch-that-changed-a-nation/781/