EcoPolitics Daily: Offering an environmental angle on New York's political scene.
Submitted by Monica Dietrich on Wed, 2013-04-03 12:37.
Mark your calendar for Tuesday, April 23!
That's the day when environmental organizations from around the state will converge on the Capitol in Albany for Earth Day Lobby Day.
Submitted by Dan Hendrick on Thu, 2013-03-28 13:12.
The New York State Assembly and Department of Environmental Conservation will hold hearings next week on the state's new Long Island Pesticide Pollution Prevention Strategy.
The hearings will take place on:
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-03-28 12:24.
Mass transit riders likely will be pleased with next year's state budget, which the Legislature just approved this week.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-03-28 10:44.
As the April 15 tax filing deadline approaches, don't forget that you can make a special gift to wildlife on your New York State tax return.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-03-28 10:00.
Alcoa Inc. and Reynolds Metals Company have agreed to pay about $20 million to mitigate hazardous waste releases into the St. Lawrence River dating back to the late 1950s.
Submitted by Dan Hendrick on Thu, 2013-03-28 09:55.
The New York State Rehabilitation Tax Credit programs have played a vital role in reviving downtown areas and discouraging suburban sprawl, particularly in upstate communities.
That's why NYLCV is applauding the Legislature this week for extending and enhancing the programs.
Submitted by Monica Dietrich on Wed, 2013-03-27 11:53.
NYLCV and our environmental partners including NYPIRG released a study this week that finds mercury pollution from old thermostats remains a serious environmental concern.
Submitted by Elizabeth Mooney on Thu, 2013-03-21 13:56.
With global temperatures and congressional tempers rising, now seems like an appropriate time for the Sustainability Practice Network's panel discussion upcoming panel about the prospects for alternative energy during President Obama's second term.
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