Join us for a forum on the risks of crude oil transport in the Hudson Valley and what you can do to help mitigate those risks.
Panel discussants include Steve Gold (for Assemblyman Frank Skartados AD104), Jeremy Cherson (Riverkeeper), Audrey Friedrichsen(Scenic Hudson), and Jennifer Metzger (Citizens for Local Power) Presented by Beacon Democratic Committee. More
New York City’s 5-cent bag fee was carefully deliberated by the City Council for over two years, demonstrating how democracy and sensible solutions can be reached in the country’s largest city. Governor Cuomo’s signature of the bill has the very disappointing effect of placing a […] More
A series of short films produced by environmentalist, adventurer and filmmaker Jon Bowermaster will highlight the growing threats to the river environment and the local towns. The films will feature segments on the transportation of crude oil by rail along the river, the PCB’s still […] More
Join the People’s Climate Movement this April 29th in Washington, D.C. and across the country to stand up for our communities and climate. Throughout the first 100 days in office, the People’s Climate Movement is organizing a country-wide arc of action, culminating on April 29th […] More
Want to get involved to stop the Pilgrim Pipelines but sometimes feel like you don’t have all the facts at your finger tips, don’t have the latest updates on the struggle or think you don’t know exactly what goes into a press release or facebook […] More
Riverkeeper is proud to be a partner of this event. Riverkeeper's Jeremy Cherson, Campaign Advocacy Coordinator will speak to our 2017 priorities and how the public can get involved to protect clean water in New York. More
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt’s resume is littered with efforts to scrap and weaken 50 years of our nation’s clean air and water laws. Needless to say, it was bad news Wednesday when the public learned of his selection by Donald Trump to head the […] More
WHAT: Organized and sponsored by Orange Residents Against Pilgrim Pipelines (RAPP). Action Writing Clinic – Writing with a Purpose WHEN: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 7:00PM WHERE: New Windsor Community Center Near New Windsor Town Hall, at 555 Union Ave. On Town of New Windsor Campus […] More
KINGSTONCITIZENS.ORG TO HOST A PUBLIC EDUCATIONAL FORUM AND DISCUSSION "THE PROPOSED PILGRIM PIPELINE: WHAT ULSTER COUNTY CITIZENS NEED TO KNOW AND HOW LOCAL ACTION MAKES GLOBAL IMPACTS" on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Kingston City Hall Council Chambers located at 420 Broadway, in Kingston NY from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. More
Please join Riverkeeper for a discussion of the risks posed by the proposal for 10 new anchorages grounds to facilitate the transport of crude oil on the Hudson River. Learn more at our web portal www.riverkeeper.org/anchorages. Free and open to the public. Hosted by Philipstown […] More
Please join us on Thanksgiving Day at 11am to stand in solidarity with Standing Rock against the North Dakota Access Pipeline, the Spectra AIM Pipeline near Indian Point, and the proposed Pilgrim Pipelines (...2 parallel lines from Albany to NJ).
This day of action is part of a broader call to action happening across the country targeting decision makers & stakeholders at every level. By gathering at the Army Corps of Engineers offices across the country, we hope to call attention to the brave water and land protectors at Standing Rock and encourage President Obama to stop the pipeline. More