- DISTRICT: 40
- REGION: Westchester
- GOVERNMENT BODY: New York State Senate
- YEAR: 2020
- CONTACT: Campaign Website
Senator Peter Harckham is running to represent State Senate District 40 since his election in 2018. Harckham has contributed to propelling the environmental agenda, from working on sustainable agriculture and the reduction of harm to human health from toxic chemicals to co-writing legislation banning the treatment of fracking waste in Westchester County sewage treatment plants. Senator Harckham received 100% on the 2019 State Environmental Scorecard and has expressed his support towards supporting the $3 Billion dollar environmental restoration bond that will fund restoration & resiliency projects in addition to working on establishing funding to address invasive species within NYS lakes.