NYC Environmental Protection

After neglect was exposed, seven reform bills are being debated.
NYC Health + Hospitals Metropolitan
Rust, muck and pigeons cited at facilities that house the city’s most vulnerable.
New York City Councilman Ritchie Torres.
Councilman Torres to trigger inquiry, while he and Levine craft legislative response.
Statue of liberty drenched in oil
NYC is suing oil companies for damage caused by climate change. Will it work?
The drinking water supply for offices of the New York City Department of Sanitation doesn’t even have a roof – just a tattered tarp.
Cockroaches. Pigeons. Rats. They could be in your water – and NYC wouldn’t know.
Wind turbines as far as the eye can see
A discussion on sustainability with the city and state's leading environmental officials.
Costa Constantinides
An interview with New York City Council Committee Chairman Costa Constantinides.
Smoke pollution over new york city
How the state is addressing them and where it’s falling short.
Windfarms off the coast of long island
A federal lawsuit may be the last best shot to save their livelihoods.