Public Meeting

The Environmental Justice Advisory Group, established by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, will be holding the last of four public meetings throughout New York State to solicit comments on environmental justice issues affecting the people of the State of New York. The meeting schedule is as follows:

July 12, 2000 Albany, NY Council of Community Services Bldg.
200 Henry Johnson Blvd., Albany, NY
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

*Please plan to arrive on time in order to participate fully in the meeting.*

Topics for Comment: We invite you to comment on any of the following issues, or any other environmental justice-related issues of concern to you:

If you cannot attend one of the public meetings, you can send written comments to:

Monica Abreu Conley, Esq., Environmental Justice Coordinator, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 50 Wolf Road, Room 611, Albany, NY 12233-1040 or send an email at envirju@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Public Notice

Pursuant to ECL Article 3-0306.4, Article 8-0113.2(I) and Article 70 the Department of Environmental Conservation hereby gives notice of the following: Amendments to 6 NYCRR Parts 617 Sections 617.2(o), 617.12(b)(6) and 617.12(c)(1); 621.1(h); and 624.2(o) have been adopted, and will be effective on July 11, 2000. These rules cover a change of mailing address for the Environmental Notice Bulletin (ENB); notification to the public of the change in availability of the ENB from a paper format to posting on the department's Internet site; and updating the name of the department's Division of Environmental Permits.

For further information, contact:
Jack A. Nasca
Div. of Environmental Permits, NYSDEC
50 Wolf Rd.
Albany, NY 12233-1750
518-457-2224 (E-Mail) janasca@gw.dec.state.ny.us