Pictured in the slide above is John Cody, who was the president of SHOW (Save Hudson's Only Waterfront) and now serves on the Planning Board. An article about the proposed oil refinery and the push back against it, which appeared in Hudson Valley Magazine in December 1984, can be found here.
The entire Hudson Vision Plan document can be accessed on the City of Hudson website by clicking here.
The citizen activism that stopped Americlean was the beginning Friends of Hudson, the citizens' group that lead the charge against the "Greenport Project" proposed by St. Lawrence Cement.
The Comprehensive Plan, adopted by the Common Council in April 2002, can be viewed by clicking here.
The Local Water Revitalization Plan, adopted by the Common Council in November 2011, can be viewed here.
The Gossips report on this outcome can be found in this post from October 16, 2013: "The Word on Those 4.4 Acres."