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Land Deal Offers Great Potential for Expanding Opportunities to Enjoy Nature, Outdoor Exercise

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 -- Scenic Hudson

Jay Burgess
Director of Communications, Scenic Hudson, Inc.
Tel: (845) 473-4440 x222 Cell: (914) 489-0362 Fax: (845) 473-0740
jburgess@scenichudson.org

Acquisition also conserves “green gateway” to historic New Baltimore hamlet

New Baltimore  Property

Scenic Hudson has protected 24 acres overlooking the Hudson River in New Baltimore.

Survey Indicates Overwhelming Public Support for Continuing Hudson River PCB Cleanup

Thursday, February 8, 2018 -- Scenic Hudson

Jay Burgess
Director of Communications, Scenic Hudson, Inc.
Tel: (845) 473-4440 x222 Cell: (914) 489-0362 Fax: (845) 473-0740
jburgess@scenichudson.org

By 5-1 margin, voters polled in 19th Congressional District say additional dredging is needed

HUDSON VALLEY—A survey of registered voters in New York’s 19th Congressional District indicates overwhelming public support for continuing the Hudson River PCB cleanup—with 61 percent of respondents believing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) should require General Electric (GE) to conduct additional dredging.

Land Transaction Attorney

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 -- Scenic Hudson

Position Title

Land Transaction Attorney

Reporting to

Land Conservation Director

Mission of Position

Scenic Hudson seeks an attorney to support the Land Conservation Team in completing land conservation transactions. The attorney will provide legal support to program staff on all aspects of the purchase, sale and donation of land and conservation easements.

The attorney also will:

categories: 

Scenic Hudson Applauds EPA Plan to Work with DEC to Better Understand PCB Pollution in Upper Hudson River

Monday, January 29, 2018 -- Scenic Hudson

Ned Sullivan, President, 914 489 4630, nsullivan@scenichudson.org
Hayley Carlock, Environmental Advocacy Director, 845 891 3148, hcarlock@scenichudson.org

Support also for announced EPA investigation of PCBs in lower river

Group continues to say GE can’t be given signoff for current cleanup

TELL YOUR STORY: Help Convince the EPA to Do the Right Thing for Our River

Monday, January 22, 2018 -- Scenic Hudson

A ruling on the fate of the Hudson is coming any day now. EPA Region 2 Administrator Pete Lopez—who formerly represented the Hudson Valley in the NYS Assembly—will soon make the decision on whether the Hudson gets the additional PCB cleanup necessary to restore the river’s health. We need a revitalized Hudson to keep the region’s people, communities and economies strong.

Your personal stories can help remind Mr. Lopez how much the Hudson means to you and others.

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