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NY legislators vote overwhelmingly for bill to protect Hudson from oil barges

Contact: Leah Rae, Riverkeeper Media Specialist lrae@riverkeeper.org, 914-478-4501, ext. 238 OSSINING — Last night, a bill to give the state additional say over Hudson River […] Learn More

Key bill on anchorages passes Assembly 93-2; Senate must act

The New York State Assembly passed legislation by a vote of 93-2 today to pass the “Tanker Avoidance Zone” bill. Riverkeeper strongly supports this bill […] Learn More

Riverkeeper website offers expanded water quality data

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Contact: Leah Rae, lrae@riverkeeper.org (914) 478-4501 ext. 238 Swimmers, boaters, anglers and others can explore test results relevant to safe recreation at 425 locations in […] Learn More

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Tell EPA: Protect People and Wildlife, Not GE – Poughkeepsie PCBs Public Meeting

Poughkeepsie EPA Meeting Flyer
June 28, 2017: 6:00PM to 8:00PM
Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel, Terrace Ballroom, Poughkeepsie, NY map
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released its second review of the cleanup of PCB-contaminated sediment from the upper Hudson River. Two public meetings are scheduled during this period. It's critical to be informed. Learn More RSVP

Riverkeeper Happy Hour at Mill House Brewing Company with Exclusive Beer Tasting!

June 29, 2017: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Mill House Brewing Company – 2nd floor Farm Room 289 Mill Street Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 map
Join Riverkeeper for happy hour at Mill House Brewing Company in Poughkeepsie and be the first to taste their new Hudson River IPA. Learn More RSVP on Facebook

PCBs Public Information Meeting – Saratoga Springs

July 19, 2017: 6:00PM to 8:00PM
The Saratoga Hilton Saratoga Ballroom – Room 1 534 Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 map
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released its second review of the cleanup of PCB-contaminated sediment from the upper Hudson River. It's critical to be informed. Learn More RSVP
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