Posts Tagged ‘public hearing’

Public Meeting & Comment Period on DEC’s Final Remedial Plan for GE’s Fort Edward Plant

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced Tuesday that it will be holding a public hearing next Tuesday, February 24, at 7:00pm at the Washington County Public Health Ann… Read More

Riverkeeper: DOH Fails to Give Lower Esopus Creek Communities Full Opportunity to Participate in Process of Revising Filtration Avoidance Determination

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DOH denies upstate communities written request for local public hearing Ossining, NY – August 26, 2013 – This past Friday afternoon, the New York State Department of Health (… Read More

Hearing on Proposed Rockland Fracking Waste Ban

Hydraulic fracturing in the Marcellus Shale produces millions of gallons of radioactive waste fluid, which could be sent to Rockland wastewater treatment plants or spread on Rockland roads. Although t… Read More

Public Hearing on CAFO Permit Requirements

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 happ… Read More

Help Prevent the Spreading of Radioactive Frack Fluid on Westchester’s Roads

Hydraulic fracturing in the Marcellus Shale produces millions of gallons of radioactive waste fluid, which could be sent to Westchester water treatment plants or spread on Westchester roads. Although… Read More

Submit Comments on Draft Consent Order Affecting Turbidity in Lower Esopus Creek

Deadline: July 16, 2012 Where: The draft Consent Order may be found at Comments may be submitted by email to, or by mail to: NYSDEC Division… Read More

Public Hearings on Fracking

In September 2011, the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) released two documents for public comment: its revised draft environmental impact statement, and draft fracking regulations, and t… Read More

NYS Senate Hearing on Public Notification of Sewage Discharges

This is your chance to go on record in support of a law requiring public notification of sewage releases in New York waterways. This hearing, “to examine mechanisms for better notification procedur… Read More

GM Public Hearing – Sleepy Hollow NY

Public Hearing Notice Please join Riverkeeper at this public hearing being held by the Village of Sleepy Hollow, Board of Trustees, to hear and consider comments from members of the public on the Gene… Read More

Public Hearing on Kayak Access

Join Riverkeeper at this hearing hosted by The NY City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Dept. of Parks and Recreation, Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of City Planning, and… Read More
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