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Post Date Description
2/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Zeldin's Telephone Town Hall Leaves Some Angry, Others Wanting Longer, In Person Meet Ups".
 
2/24/2017 CCE in the news: "Connecticut Lawmakers Debate What To Do With Tax On Plastic Bags".
 
2/23/2017 CCE in the news: "Senators fight to protect New York’s drinking water".
 
2/23/2017 CCE in the news: "Blood tests offered, no cleanup plan yet for Westhampton water contamination".
 
2/23/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmentalists, Grocers Urge 5-Cent Tax on Plastic and Paper Shopping Bags".
 
2/20/2017 CCE in the news: "State to launch study of Bethpage groundwater plumes".
 
2/20/2017 CCE in the news: "Top NY Dems & Long Island Environmentalists Slam EPA Foe Pruitt’s Confirmation As Agency Head".
 
2/20/2017 CCE in the news: "Testing, Testing Everywhere, To Keep It Safe To Drink".
 
2/17/2017 CCE in the news: "Sen. Kaminsky, Sen. Brooks, Senate Democrats Announce Legislation To Protect NY Water Quality, Unveil Senate Democratic Policy Group".
 
2/17/2017 CCE in the news: "Bag tax? N.Y. panel to eye plastic fix".
 
2/17/2017 CCE in the news: "Cuomo blocks the bag bill; signs moratorium".
 
2/16/2017 CCE in the news: "DEC Holds Annual Long Island Pharmaceutical Take Back Day for Healthcare Facilities".
 
2/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Cuomo: New York Will Set Drinking Water Standard If EPA Won't".
 
2/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Jessica Ottney-Mahar and Adrienne Esposito".
 
2/13/2017 CCE in the news: "State: EPA needs to set drinking water standard for 1,4-dioxane".
 
2/13/2017 CCE in the news: "NOAA Addresses Beached Whale Response Plans on Long Island".
 
2/10/2017 CCE in the news: "Baggage claim: City, Albany fight over fee".
 
2/9/2017 Alert: Don't Let Albany Kill NYC's BYOBag Bill (New York State residents: ACT NOW!)
 
2/8/2017 CCE in the news: "Save The Waters of the United States Rule".
 
2/8/2017 CCE in the news: "Hope After Tragedy: New Stranded Marine Mammal Plan Coming After Humpback Whale Euthanized".
 
2/8/2017 CCE in the news: "New York Senators Ask For Help With 1,4-Dioxane Contamination".
 
2/6/2017 Highlights and Happenings: January 2017
 
2/3/2017 CCE in the news: "3 laundromats to test for chemical linked to cancer".
 
2/3/2017 CCE in the news: "New York State Announces New Initiatives to Protect Consumers and Waterways from Unsafe Disposal of Unused Prescription Medicines".
 
2/1/2017 CCE in the news: "3 Long Island Laundromats Ordered To Test Waste Water For Probable Carcinogen".
 
2/1/2017 CCE in the news: "Video Released on Centerport Bioswale".
 
1/31/2017 Event: What To Do with Single-Use Bags? (Expired)
 
1/31/2017 Press Statement: "Legislative Leaders Join Governor in Proposing Historic Investments to Protect Drinking Water".
 
1/30/2017 Alert: Repeal Connecticut's Pipeline Tax (Connecticut residents: ACT NOW!)
 
1/30/2017 Press Release: "DEC Requires Testing of 1,4 Dioxane in 3 Laundromats".
 
1/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Senators urge faster EPA study of chemical in LI water supply".
 
1/27/2017 CCE in the news: "Rep. Zeldin Appointed Co-Chair of Congressional Long Island Sound Caucus".
 
1/27/2017 CCE in the news: "DEC releases CAFO permit renewal to promote water quality protections on New York farms".
 
1/27/2017 CCE in the news: "LIPA Board Votes Unanimously For Offshore Wind Farm Near Montauk".
 
1/27/2017 CCE in the news: "LIPA approves largest wind farm in United States".
 
1/27/2017 CCE in the news: "DEC continues testing after banned chemical found in Manorville water".
 
1/25/2017 CCE in the news: "Carcinogens in the water".
 
1/23/2017 CCE in the news: "Blumenthal: reject Trump's pick to head EPA".
 
1/23/2017 CCE in the news: "NY Governor Seeks $2B to Fix Some of Nation's Oldest Pipes".
 
1/20/2017 CCE in the news: "State Senate vote imperils bag fees".
 
1/19/2017 CCE in the news: "Senator Kaminsky Sponsors Legislation to Ensure Clean Water".
 
1/19/2017 CCE in the news: "Public Meeting on Stranded Humpback Whale Planned for February".
 
1/19/2017 Alert: Tell NYS Not to Preempt Cities from Passing Bring Your Own Bag Laws (New York State residents: ACT NOW!)
 
1/18/2017 CCE in the news: "New York Struggles With 1,4-Dioxane In Drinking Water".
 
1/18/2017 CCE in the news: "1,4-Dioxane's Drinking Water Threat".
 
1/16/2017 CCE in the news: "Cuomo's $2 billion clean water push called 'amazing'".
 
1/13/2017 CCE in the news: "City bag bill is back, starting on Feb. 15".
 
1/12/2017 CCE in the news: "Groups Applaud Governor Cuomo on Commitment to Offshore Wind".
 
1/12/2017 CCE in the news: "As State Tour Ends, Fate of Cuomo’s Agenda Lies With Restive Legislature".
 
1/11/2017 CCE in the news: "Centerport Beach rain garden designed to protect, clean water".
 
1/11/2017 CCE in the news: "NYS Governor Gives His Support for Long Island to Sign Deal for Offshore Windpower".
 
1/11/2017 CCE in the news: "Governor Cuomo Calls on LIPA to Approve Offshore Wind Project Southeast of Montauk".
 
1/11/2017 CCE in the news: "Long Island Residents Worry About Carcinogenic Chemical In Water".
 
1/10/2017 CCE in the news: "Possible carcinogen detected at low levels in LI drinking water, Newsday/News 12 reports".
 
1/10/2017 CCE in the news: "News 12/Newsday report: Possible carcinogen 1,4-dioxane found in LI water spurs push for stronger standards".
 
1/10/2017 Press Statement: "Victory! Governor Cuomo Makes Major Commitment to Offshore Wind".
 
1/9/2017 Press Statement: "CCE Applauds Governor Cuomo's Commitment to Close Indian Point, Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Today's State of the State".
 
1/9/2017 Press Statement: "Victory! Governor Cuomo Announces $2 Billion Clean Water Infrastructure Investment".
 
1/6/2017 Event: Film Screening About Plum Island (Expired)
 
1/6/2017 CCE in the news: "$276K Project Prevents Stormwater Runoff From Polluting Centerport Harbor".
 
1/5/2017 Highlights and Happenings: December 2016
 
1/3/2017 CCE in the news: "Environmentalists Worry Trump Will Axe Offshore Wind Projects".
 
1/3/2017 CCE in the news: "Feds may change lead poisoning guidelines".
 
1/3/2017 CCE in the news: "Editorial: Community should be proud of Plan 2014".
 
12/30/2016 CCE in the news: "Groups' call for EPA clean-up of western Lake Erie has importance to Buffalo".
 
12/30/2016 CCE in the news: "New Report Identifies Sources of Nitrogen Loading in Local Waters".