Liz’s Community Bulletin – September 2016

published by Andrew - September 8th, 2016

Liz’s Community Bulletin for September is available here! You can download it as a PDF, or view it here. CONTINUE READING

Sen. Krueger’s Free Events List – September 2016

published by Andrew - August 29th, 2016

Upcoming Free Events in Senate District 28:

September 2016

Courtesy of State Senator Liz Krueger

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20 Senators Urge Closure Of Fracking Waste Loophole

published by Andrew - August 24th, 2016

New York – Today, State Senators Liz Krueger, Brad Hoylman, and Tony Avella, along with seventeen other Senators, released a letter to Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos, calling for the closure of the “fracking waste loophole.” Although hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, was banned in New York State in 2015, solid and liquid waste from out-of-state fracking facilities is still being deposited in New York landfills. The letter urges Commissioner Seggos to use a rulemaking process currently underway to ban the disposal of all fracking waste in the state. The letter is reprinted below and can also be viewed here.

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Liz’s Community Bulletin – August 2016

published by Andrew - August 8th, 2016

Liz’s Community Bulletin for August is available here! You can download it as a PDF, or view it here. CONTINUE READING

Breastfeeding Caravan Kicks Off At City Hall

published by Andrew - August 5th, 2016

New York — Today on the steps of City Hall, breastfeeding mothers and families, elected officials and advocates from all over New York City participated in the NYC Breastfeeding Leadership Council’s annual Breastfeeding Subway Caravan. After the rally, the caravan traveled on the “A” train to Bedford-Stuyvesant’s Restoration Plaza for the Annual World Breastfeeding Week Fair sponsored by the Brooklyn Alliance for Breastfeeding Empowerment (B.A.B.E.).  CONTINUE READING