Empowering Communities, Advocating Solutions
Campaigns:

WHAT'S NEW

For information on any of the following items, click on the description to go to the appropriate section of the CCE website:

Post Date Description
4/26/2018 Press Release: "Groups Provide Vision for Water Protection in NYS".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "Governor’s proposed statewide plastic carryout bag ban could torpedo Suffolk’s 5-cent bag fee".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "Environmental advocacy group’s survey shows decrease in plastic bag use following fee".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "Litterbugs Hard At Work In Parts Of Long Island".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "Cuomo eyes NY plastic bag ban by 2019".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "Cuomo proposes plastic-bag ban".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "TALKING POINT: Cuomo gets on board".
 
4/25/2018 CCE in the news: "Cuomo Announces Plan to Ban Plastic Bags in New York".
 
4/23/2018 CCE in the news: "Earth Day on Long Island, Let's Get Tough On Plastic: Opinion".
 
4/23/2018 CCE in the news: "Special Presentation on Plastic Pollution in Honor of Earth Day at Suffolk County’s Health Committee".
 
4/23/2018 CCE in the news: "Suffolk County Executive Bellone Announces Launch Of Suffolk School Recycling Program".
 
4/20/2018 CCE in the news: "Navy report on radium in water irks Bethpage residents".
 
4/20/2018 CCE in the news: "Survey shows big switch to reusable bags in Suffolk County".
 
4/20/2018 CCE in the news: "Suffolk County Pilots School-Based Recycling Program".
 
4/18/2018 CCE in the news: "Kennedy Leads Passage of Environment Bill ".
 
4/18/2018 CCE in the news: "New York's Tappan Zee Bridge to be used to create artificial reefs".
 
4/18/2018 CCE in the news: "Vital Funding For Long Island Sound Protection Included In Omnibus Bill".
 
4/18/2018 CCE in the news: "Appeals court: Southampton can regulate sand mine activities".
 
4/16/2018 CCE in the news: "It's Earth Month and Greenwich Is Doing Its Part".
 
4/16/2018 CCE in the news: "Law Would Weaken Great Lakes Protection".
 
4/16/2018 CCE in the news: "$13M plan to clean up Superfund site moves forward".
 
4/16/2018 CCE in the news: "Dangerous chemical compound found in E. Quogue sample well".
 
4/11/2018 CCE in the news: "Kennedy backs passage of micro-plastic pollution measure".
 
4/11/2018 CCE in the news: "State budget has funding for various LI environment concerns".
 
4/11/2018 CCE in the news: "State budget nixes solar farm- Article 78 last hope".
 
4/11/2018 CCE in the news: "EPA cuts rejected in federal budget bill".
 
4/9/2018 CCE in the news: "Experts to discuss problem of plastic pollution in Long Island Sound".
 
4/6/2018 Alert: Legal Action on Brookhaven Landfill (Brookaven, NY residents: ACT NOW!)
 
4/6/2018 Alert: Protect Connecticut Families from Sewage Pollution (Connecticut residents: ACT NOW!)
 
4/6/2018 Highlights and Happenings: March 2018
 
4/4/2018 CCE in the news: "Enviros Call It A Dangerous Tragedy".
 
4/3/2018 Alert: Register to Win a New Smart Sprinkler System! (Expired)
 
4/3/2018 Alert: Register to Win a New Smart Sprinkler System! (Expired)
 
4/3/2018 Event: Rock to Rock Bike Ride (Greater New Haven, CT residents: ACT NOW!)
 
3/28/2018 Event: Join Us for Our Annual Gala (Everyone: ACT NOW!)
 
3/26/2018 CCE in the news: "Trees topple; environmentalists race for solutions".
 
3/26/2018 CCE in the news: "AG files lawsuit to protect Pine Barrens".
 
3/26/2018 CCE in the news: "Private Wells to Be Tested Near Noyac Sand Mine".
 
3/26/2018 CCE in the news: "A.G. Schneiderman Announces Lawsuit Over Alleged Cutting, Clearing, Excavation In Long Island Central Pine Barrens".
 
3/26/2018 CCE in the news: "Malloy pushes climate change initiatives".
 
3/21/2018 Press Release: "SENATE BUDGET CALLS ON PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY TO FUND SAFE DRUG DISPOSAL IN NEW YORK".
 
3/20/2018 Alert: Feed the Hungry and Protect the Environment (NY Southern Tier/Finger Lakes Region residents: ACT NOW!)
 
3/20/2018 CCE in the news: "Tests Yield ‘Stew of Contamination’".
 
3/16/2018 CCE in the news: "New York considering a ban on plastic shopping bags".
 
3/15/2018 CCE in the news: "Letter: It's high time for everyone to switch to reusable bags".
 
3/14/2018 CCE in the news: "New York plastic-bag ban debate intensifies".
 
3/14/2018 CCE in the news: "Suffolk County Plastic Bag Fee Sparks Mixed Emotions".
 
3/14/2018 CCE in the news: "Raw Data Reveals Water Contamination At Sand Land Site In Noyac".
 
3/13/2018 CCE in the news: "Water Tests Point to Contamination at Sand Land Mine".
 
3/12/2018 CCE in the news: "UPDATE: State Assemblyman Fred Thiele Jr. Weighs In On Sand Land Contamination".
 
3/12/2018 CCE in the news: "Offshore drilling plan draws bipartisan opposition".
 
3/12/2018 CCE in the news: "Long Island to Zinke: No Drilling Here".
 
3/12/2018 CCE in the news: "Mayor: Bag plastic grocery sacks in NYS".
 
3/7/2018 Highlights and Happenings: February 2018
 
3/7/2018 CCE in the news: "LI coalition to lobby state lawmakers".
 
3/7/2018 CCE in the news: "Calm during the storm".
 
3/5/2018 CCE in the news: "Long Islanders Say No to Offshore Drilling".
 
3/5/2018 CCE in the news: "Rep. Zeldin, Interior Officials Hold Hearing On Offshore Drilling".
 
3/5/2018 CCE in the news: "Congressman Tonko: Trump’s EPA budget will be "devastating" for NY".
 
3/2/2018 Alert: How Does the Brookhaven Landfill Impact Our Health? (Suffolk County, NY residents: ACT NOW!)
 
3/2/2018 CCE in the news: "Suez Partnership with Nassau County to Save Nearly One Million Gallons of Water Per Day".
 
3/2/2018 CCE in the news: "Zeldin To Host Meeting On Proposed Offshore Drilling Friday".
 
2/28/2018 CCE in the news: "Cedar Creek sewage plant to get water recycling system".
 
2/28/2018 CCE in the news: "Luminati founder Preston skips ‘qualified and eligible sponsor’ hearing".
 
2/28/2018 CCE in the news: "County to Save Nearly One Million Gallons of Water Per Day".
 
2/28/2018 CCE in the news: "Public Hearing On Proposed Offshore Drilling Will Be Held On LI".
 
2/26/2018 CCE in the news: "EPA expands cleanup plan for Garden City Superfund site".