Work Begins on $9.3M Upgrade of Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park

Work Begins on $9.3M Upgrade of Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park

Construction has begun on a $9.3 million upgrade to Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park in Suffolk County, Gov. Kathy Hochul announced Tuesday. The project will update the park’s visitor center, improve parking, and enhance exhibits. The state park, located in Great River in the Town of Islip, features a mansion estate that has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1973, according to the state parks department.