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On Election Day, towns on Long Island’s East End will vote on whether or not to extend the Peconic Bay Region Community Preservation Fund for 20 more years.

Office of N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Some environmental groups say Governor Cuomo’s administration should reconsider an $8 billion bailout of three upstate nuclear power plants. They say the cost will be passed on to ratepayers.

NYS And EPA Clash Over LI Sound Dredging Plan

Oct 5, 2016
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New York State is formally objecting to the federal government’s plan to continue dumping dredged materials in Long Island Sound.

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This weekend over 2,000 volunteers are cleaning the Connecticut River and its tributaries along the four-state watershed as part of the Connecticut River Watershed Council’s 20th annual Source to Sea cleanup of the river.

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Opponents of a pipeline expansion that would flow through vast portions of New York want the Cuomo Administration to deny a key permit that could result in a halt to the upgrade.