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NEW YORK — In an effort to cut down on waste, City Council members and environmental advocates say they want to impose a 10 cent charge on each carryout bag.
NEW YORK — Jamaica Bay, the city’s largest wetland and open space, could be critical to the ongoing sustainability of the metropolis. The Bay’s marshes help to break waves from
Last Updated (Wednesday, February 05, 2014 05:50 PM)
NEW YORK — On Neptune Avenue in Coney Island, state Sen. Diane Savino and a group of community activists walked a cracked and broken sidewalk on a recent day this
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NEW YORK — Striking a tone of defiance, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said today that New York City will not retreat from its coastline despite the threat of rising sea levels
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 09:38 AM)
NEW YORK — Regulators are aggressively seeking answers about potential environmental risks to the Rockaway pipeline project, including whether flooding caused by future extreme storms could damage critical infrastructure.
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 09:49 AM)
This is part 2 of a 2 part interview. Read the first part here.
NEW YORK — Even after decades of commercial and residential development in upstate New York, the city’s
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:14 AM)
NEW YORK — Left without power, basic supplies, and often potable water, Hurricane Sandy victims in the city's poorest and low-lying areas say they were often forced to look after
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 02:15 PM)
Editor's note: This is the first of a two-part interview.
NEW YORK — Largely invisible — but essential — is New York City’s water supply system, stretching across 125 miles and
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:11 AM)
NEW YORK — The destruction along the city's waterfront caused by Superstorm Sandy was a wake-up call about the city's present and future as the ocean surged and whole communities
Last Updated (Wednesday, February 05, 2014 05:29 PM)
NEW YORK — New York is moving forward with a new policy that could transform the way polluting industries interact with state regulators.
Polluters across New York will be able to see
Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:12 AM)