Tag: legislation

April 17, 2011

NYC Policy Update – April 2011

Spring is in the air, which has seemingly resulted in a lot of announcements from City Hall.  Info on free rain barrels from the DEP, green commercials leases, water leak notifications, green roof legislation, greening historic properties, and a study on the City’s green policy, all after the jump!

July 2, 2009

City and Federal Policy Roundup

City Council Building Efficiency Legislation Coverage has been slim on 4-bill energy efficient building package before the city council last week, and it takes around a month for the Council to transcribe the hearings.  While this reporter was unable to attend the committee meeting, we will let you know as soon as the transcripts are. Read more…

August 31, 2008

August 2008: Stormwater Infrastructure — Policy, Research, and Practice

Stormwater infrastructure issues facing NYC, with speakers Larry Levine of NRDC, Rob Crauderueff of Sustainable South Bronx, and Tim Terway of EDAW.