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Public Hearing on CAFO Permit Requirements

When:
January 4, 2013: 2:00PM to 5:00PM
Where:
Public Assembly Room 129, Department of Environmental Conservation, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY map

The public will have an opportunity to comment on Governor Cuomo’s recent proposal to remove permit requirements for medium Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations (CAFOs) at public hearings happening in four locations in January.

The Governor’s plan will weaken the clean water protection standards that New Yorkers have spent decades fighting for. Make your voice heard on this harmful regulatory rollback on January 4, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at one of the following locations:

1. Public Assembly Room 129, Department of Environmental Conservation, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY
2. Martha Eddy Room, State Fairgrounds, 581 State Fair Boulevard, Syracuse, NY
3. Conference Room, Department of Environmental Conservation, 1115 New York 86, Ray Brook, NY
4. Conference Room, Department of Environmental Conservation, 6274 East Avon Lima Road, Avon, NY

For more information, please contact:
Robert Simson
NYS DEC – Division of Water
625 Broadway, 4th Floor
Albany, NY, 12233-3500
Phone: (518) 402-8271
E-mail: dowinfo@gw.dec.state.ny.us