Keene Valley, NY, May 26, 2011 — Scientists say the massive landslide in Keene Valley is now the largest ever seen in New York state.
A half-dozen homes on Little Porter Mountain are still threatened and officials say they're monitoring the mass of earth and rock to determine whether more homes below the slide could be affected. Brian Mann has our update. Go to full article
This home's foundation has been wrecked by shifting earth
Keene Valley, NY, May 18, 2011 — Weeks of relentless rain have destabilized a massive section of hillside in the Adrian's Acres neighborhood in Keene Valley, which sits on the slopes of Porter Mountain.
Town and state officials say an area roughly a half-mile wide has begun to shift, slumping downward several inches each day.
One vacation home has already been condemned, and one other house evacuated. At least four more homes are threatened.