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EPA Regional Administrator to Assess Superfund Cleanups in Hudson Valley

Jun 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

At the invitation of Representative Sean Patrick Maloney, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck joined Maloney to visit three Superfund sites in the Hudson Valley to assess progress on the cleanup of contamination at these hazardous waste sites. “Successful cleanup of highly polluted areas in the Hudson Valley invests in the local […]

Ulster County Hein on NYC DEP Turbid Dirty Water

Jul 18th, 2012 | By | Category: OP ED

The abuse of Ulster County by the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is Mayor Bloomberg’s “dirty little secret.”  It is obvious that he cares more about 16 ounce sodas in New York City than he does about the 600 million gallons of highly turbid dirty water he allowed to be dumped on […]

Hinchey Receives Clean Water Champion Award from Riverkeeper

Jun 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Lead Article

Congressman Honored for Work to Protect Environment from Fracking & All Other Environmental Accomplishments He Achieved Over Nearly Four Decades in Public Office In recognition of his strong commitment and leadership to clean water and environmental protection throughout his nearly four decades in public service, Congressman Maurice Hinchey (D-NY) received the Clean Water Champion Award […]

Hinchey Urges Withdrawal of dSGEIS

Jan 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Congressman Lists 10 Problems with Regulations Congressman Maurice Hinchey (D-NY) today urged Governor Andrew Cuomo to withdraw the revised draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement (dSGEIS) on high-volume horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing in the Marcellus Shale and other areas of New York State. Hinchey says the current form of the dSGEIS fails to address […]

Hinchey Applauds EPA for Fracking Research Plan

Nov 10th, 2011 | By | Category: Current Events

Hinchey Applauds EPA for Finalizing Research Plan on Hydraulic Fracturing Congressman Maurice Hinchey (D-NY) today praised the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for releasing its final research plan for the study on hydraulic fracturing. Hinchey authored the legislative provision to authorize the study and worked with EPA to ensure its commencement.  He released the following […]