Posts Tagged ‘superfund’

Vigilante Justice on Newtown Creek

On the Waterfront – Gowanus Canal

Press Release: RvK Supports EPA’s Proposal to Consider Newtown Creek for Superfund Status

For Immediate Release: September 24, 2009 Contact: Ramona Cearley 914-478-4501 x 235 [email protected] RIVERKEEPER SUPPORTS EPA’S PROPOSAL TO CONSIDER NEWTOWN CREEK FOR SUPERFUND STATUS Tarry… Read More

Riverkeeper to sue dirty rotten scoundrels along the canal

Gowanus Canal Pollution Enforcement

On September 16, 2009 Riverkeeper announced the beginning of an enforcement campaign targeted at environmental law breakers on the highly polluted Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, New York. In the first wav… Read More

Riverkeeper Launches Enforcement Campaign against Polluters on the Gowanus Canal

For Immediate Release: September 16, 2009 Contact: Ramona Cearley 914-478-4501 x 235 [email protected] Water Pollution Campaign Combines Citizen Lawsuits and Coordination with Local Law Enforce… Read More

Riverkeeper Backs Efforts to Put Newtown Creek on Superfund List

On March 20, Riverkeeper joined The Center for Health, Environment & Justice, Newtown Creek Alliance, Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez (D-NY), Congressman Anthony Weiner (D-NY), and Councilman Eric … Read More

Tell Gov. Hochul to block invasive species at the Erie and Champlain canals
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