Posts Tagged ‘Tappan Zee Bridge’

Riverkeeper Petitions U.S. for Sturgeon Deaths at Tappan Zee

Reports of dead sturgeon have spiked since Tappan Zee Bridge project began; Riverkeeper calls for immediate steps, investigation

For Immediate Release July 9, 2015 Contact: Leah Rae, Staff Writer 914-478-4501, ext. 238, [email protected] Petition to National Marine Fisheries Service, filed by Pace Environmental Litigation Cl… Read More

Cuomo Spent $690,538 in Legal Fees for the Birds (and an Oyster Bed)

Riverkeeper statement on EPA/NY agreement regarding Tappan Zee and Clean Water funds

Riverkeeper has the following statement in response to today’s announcement of an agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 2 and the New York Department of Environmental Con… Read More

Groups Urge Thruway Authority Board to Stop Clean Water Raid and Focus on Fixing Financing of Tappan Zee Bridge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Travis Proulx, Environmental Advocates of New York, 518-462-5526 x238, [email protected] Tina Posterli, Riverkeeper, 516-526-9371, [email protected] Nadine Lemmon, Tri-Sta… Read More

New York State Board Approves Reduced $256 Million Loan for Tappan Zee Project

Riverkeeper Denounces Deal to Pay for Basic Bridge Construction Work with Clean Water Funds

Statement by Paul Gallay, President and Hudson Riverkeeper: “Our legislative leaders must have been hiding their heads in the sand to vote for this loan despite the thunderous opposition it drew… Read More

Environmental groups urge no to gov’s unusual bridge financing request

Westchester officials oppose loan for new Tappan Zee Bridge

Critics keep up protest against bridge loan plan

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