Posts Tagged ‘Clean Water Act’

Riverkeeper to Testify at Hearing on Proposed 2015 DEC Budget

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Leah Rae, Riverkeeper, (914) 478-4501 ext. 238 Calls for budget to address New York’s deepening crisis in water infrastructure spending, growing threats from crude oil shipme… Read More

Groups Applaud Authorities Budget Office for Thorough Review of EFC Clean Water Raid & Operations

For Immediate Release: November 20, 2014 Daniel Estrin, Pace Environmental Litigation Clinic: 914.422.4343 Paul Gallay, Riverkeeper: 914.478.4501 Tina Posterli, Waterkeeper Alliance: 212.747.0622 x113… Read More

Join us: Raise a glass to clean water!

Looking for some feel good excitement on Saturday, November 22nd? Meet us at Bacchus Brewing Company in Dryden, NY at 2 p.m. to celebrate New York’s iconic waterways. As you may know, the EPA propo… Read More

Citing Impact of Shutdown, EPA Postpones Issuing Final Rule on Cooling Water Intake

Riverkeeper Puts New York State on Notice Regarding Tappan Zee Bridge Construction

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tina Posterli, 516-526-9371, Files Clean Water Act Legal Notice Letter for Dredging, Sturgeon Violations White Plains and Ossining, NY – Sept… Read More

Sewage Pollution Still Fouling Waterways As Clean Water Act Turns 40

Waterkeeper Alliance Celebrates Swimmable Waters Action Day

Presentation set on clear water act

Riverkeeper Calls on DEC to Require New York City’s Discharges into Lower Esopus Creek to Comply with State Law

Files comments on draft consent order urging no further turbid operational releases into what EPA and DEC have determined is an “impaired waterbody” (White Plains, NY – July 17, 2012) – Riverk… Read More

U.S. EPA Study Shows Economic Benefits of Protecting Fish from Cooling Water Intakes Greatly Exceed Cost to Industry