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Budget Agreement: $200 million in Drinking Water and Sewer Infrastructure Grants

New program to provide critical assistance to local communities statewide. Learn More

Budget includes $200M for water infrastructure upgrades

Thruway Authority adds to TZB war chest

Action urged on ‘bomb trains’

Green Groups press for $100 million state Oil Spill Fund

Environmentalists play ‘Whac-A-Mole’ to stall crude-by-rail projects

Plastic foam ban passes with little debate in Ulster County

DiNapoli rips plan for administration control of oil spill fund

New York’s Oil Spill Fund Remains Inadequate to Respond to Crude Rail Disaster, Groups Call to Raise Its Cap to $100 Million

Just one accident could wipe out the existing $25 million fund and could burden communities with response costs. Learn More

Riverkeeper: Lawmakers Must Prevent Crude Oil Train Disasters on the Hudson River