Events and Important Dates
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|Norlite Virtual Public Information Session|
|Date||Wednesday December 9, 2020 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM|
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and the City of Cohoes will a hold a second virtual public information session on issues related to the air pollution control emissions testing and shale mining at the Norlite facility in Cohoes.
DATE: December 9, 2020, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, DEC presentations will be conducted virtually through the WebEx Events online platform or via conference call.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE: Local residents and other interested stakeholders are encouraged to join the virtual session and submit questions before and during the session.
To join the virtual session on December 9, 2020, at 6 p.m.:
To join by phone:
DEC officials will provide information and take questions after each presentation on the following important topics:
How to Contact DEC
Options for when and how to contact DEC with complaints, concerns, or other general questions about Norlite operations
HOW TO ASK QUESTIONS
Submit questions to DEC in advance:
To ask questions during the information session:
To preserve audio quality of the presentation, DEC will be answering questions submitted in advance and through the Webex’s ‘chat’ function during the three presentations. DEC will answer verbal questions following the presentations.
HOW TO VIEW THE DISCUSSION AFTER THE DECEMBER 9 VIRTUAL MEETING
A recording of the meeting will be posted on DEC’s Norlite website, https://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/121118.html, in addition to information about the comprehensive sampling investigation, virtual public information session, and additional Norlite updates.
For questions, contact DEC at 518-357-2075.
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