Environmental Advocates

New York News
4:26 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Groups Urge No Vote On Tappan Zee Bridge Loan

Peter Iwanowicz, with Environmental Advocates, urges a no vote by a state oversight board for a loan of clean drinking water funds to help finance the Tappan Zee Bridge

Environmentalists are urging a key review board to vote no on a request from the Cuomo Administration to help finance the rebuilding of a major Thruway bridge with a fund designed for municipal clean water projects.  

Governor Cuomo’s administration wants to use money from a revolving loan fund, designed to help local governments keep their sewer and water treatment systems up to date and their drinking water clean, to instead help pay for the massive Tappan Zee Bridge replacement project.

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WAMC News
6:30 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Environmental Advocates of New York Names New Executive Director

Peter Iwanowicz
Credit Environmental Advocates of New York

Environmental Advocates of New York has hired a new executive director, and it’s someone who is very familiar to environmental concerns in New York.

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