Tag Archives: Clean Water Act

Environmental Law: Governor, senators back clean water and spending to improve infrastructure

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For years, grassroots organizations such as Genesee RiverWatch, Hudson Riverkeeper, Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper, the Nature Conservancy and others have advocated for improvements in water and wastewater infrastructure and watershed protection. Contaminated drinking water events in Hoosick Falls, Newburgh, Petersburgh and ...

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Environmental Law: Donald Trump and the Environmental Agenda

Writing this column in December 2016, now a month past the surprising presidential election result, brings with it many uncertainties. Predicting environmental policy in new administrations is challenging under normal election conditions, but with a businessman about to assume the ...

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Fourth Department — Clean Water Act: U.S. Energy Development Corp. v. NYS Dpt. Of Environmental Conservation

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Clean Water Act Preemption — Writ of Prohibition U.S. Energy Development Corp. v. NYS Dpt. Of Environmental Conservation CA 13-01416 Appealed from Supreme Court, Erie County Background: The petitioner conducts oil and gas operations in Pennsylvania ...

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