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04/03/18 Ithaca Falls Site Sketch With Lead Sampling Data Map
04/02/18 Former Ithaca Gun Factory Site - March 21, 2018 Analytical Report Lead Detection Results
12/06/17 LPG Fire, Explosion and Illegal Wastewater Discharge Hazards in Bath, NY
09/17/17 8/28/17 Order, Judgement & Decision Re: NG Advantage, LLC and Town of Fenton Planning Board
09/16/17 NG Advantage Proposed Town of Fenton, NY Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plan
08/02/17 State-Confirmed Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) in Cayuga and Owasco Lakes
07/28/17 Former Ithaca Gun Site - Post Demolition Screening Results Map - Oct 2013
07/21/17 Comparison of Land-Use in Port Dickinson, NY and Milton, VT Around Proposed and Existing Compressed Natural Gas Facilities
06/28/17 Chenango Valley Central School Dist. v Town of Fenton Planning Board and NG Advantage - Order To Show Cause And Temporary Restraining Order And Memorandum of Law
06/26/17 Documented Compressed Gas Fires, Spills and Toxic Discharges in New York State Involving Pipeline Incidents, Delivery Truck Accidents and Compressor Station Problems
06/21/17 One-Mile Sensitive Receptor Map For Proposed Port Dickinson Natural Gas Compressor Station and Truck Distribution Facility
06/12/17 Dryden Town Planner Log of Dominion New Market Pipeline/Borger Compressor Station meetings, phone calls and other activities: 2/17 - 5/17
06/12/17 Town of Dryden Supervisor Jason Leifer Dominion New Market Pipeline/Borger Compressor Station Phone Log 2/17 - 5/17
01/19/17 Dominion New Market Pipeline Expansion Project
11/21/16 More Than 750 Signatories to Coalition Letter Which Requests That Presidential Candidates Pledge to Ban Nationwide Improper Disposal of Toxic and Radioactive Fracking and Oil/Gas Wastewater
11/17/16 MTBE Campaign
11/17/16 US Salt 2016 & 2012 Consent Orders
10/31/16 Selected States Oil, Gas and Injection Wells Maps
10/31/16 New York Marcellus Shale Campaign 2009 - 2017
10/25/16 Standard Oil Pipeline Pollution Documents
09/22/16 Wells in the Vicinity of Crestwood Facility - Map
09/19/16 International Salt Company Fuel Oil "Padding" Spill Reading, NY
09/07/16 Statement of Walter L. T. Hang 218 Wait Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850 September 6, 2016
08/25/16 Reading, NY Spill Compilation
08/07/16 Dominion/CNG Transmission Spill 9912031 Closed for Questionable Reasons
07/29/16 Dominion Pipeline (earlier known as CNG) spills
07/12/16 Proposed Dominion New Market Pipeline Map
05/11/16 NYSDEC Letter to Tioga Energy Partners re: Notice of incomplete Application for Propane Waterless Hydraulic Fracturing (WLHF) Well Drilling Permit
05/11/16 Statement of Walter L. T. Hang Regarding Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's Proposed Clean Energy Standard Binghamton, NY May 10, 2016
04/28/16 4-25-2016 - Thank You excerpts for Constitution/NED Pipeline Victories
02/26/16 Incredible Fractivist Letters From Coast to Coast Request that Governor Cuomo Deny the Section 401 Water Quality Certification for the Proposed Constitution Pipeline
12/18/15 Natural Gas, Crude Oil and Petroleum Product Pipeline Fires, Explosions, Accidents, Ruptures and Spills
12/14/15 Clean Water Act - Section 401 Certification
07/02/13 Nearly 400 Personalized Communications Sent to New York Fracking Advisory Panel Request Halt to Secret DOH Shale Impact Review
04/24/13 Examples of personalized communications sent to Governor Cuomo requesting a "Public Health Impact Study" of shale gas fracking:
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12/12/17 Request That Governor Cuomo Deny Both a Gas Storage Permit for the Proposed Crestwood/Inergy LPG Storage Facility in Reading, NY and Approval for a Proposed Compressed Gas Truck Transfer Facility in Fenton, NY
08/02/17 8/1/17 Statement from Senator Fred Akshar on the NG Advantage Compressor Station Project in Hillcrest
07/19/17 New York State Assembly Members Lifton and Englebright Request Moratorium for Cargill Shaft #4 permit and Authorizations for Salt Mining Under Cayuga Lake
07/18/17 Walter Hang's 7/17/17 Request that Governor Cuomo Reject the Proposed "No Further Action" Remedy for the Ithaca Falls Overlook, DEC Site #: E755018, 125 Lake Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
06/20/17 Request that EPA Include Ithaca Falls/Ithaca Gun in the National Priority List for Federal Superfund Clean pursuant to New Subsurface Soil Gas Vapor Intrusion Rule
05/30/17 Dryden Town Supervisor 5/24/17 Letter to Dominion Transmission Inc. Regarding Revocation of Local Approvals for New Market Pipeline
03/26/17 More Powerful, Personalized and Persuasive Governor Cuomo Letter Excerpts In Support of Killing Dominion Pipeline and Adopting a Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Approval Moratorium
03/17/17 3/16/2017 Letter to Town of Dryden re: Dominion's Borger Compressor Station wetland variance request
01/27/17 Letters to Gov. Cuomo asking him to rescind Dominion New Market Pipeline permit
01/12/17 Even More Powerful, Personalized Letters Which Request That President Obama Ban Improper Fracking Wastewater Dumping
01/03/17 More Letters to President Obama - 1-3-2017
12/22/16 Personalized Letters Which Request That President Obama Ban Improper Oil and Nat. Gas Wastewater Disposal
12/19/16 Please Fulfill Your 2012 State of the Union Promise by Banning Five Types of Outmoded Natural Gas and Oil Fracking Wastewater Disposal
12/16/16 Powerful Personalized Letters Which Request That Governor Cuomo DENY All Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Approvals in New York
12/05/16 Personalized letters to Governor Cuomo which Request That He Deny All Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Approvals in NYS
09/21/16 Letter to Gov. Cuomo Re: Oil Padding
09/12/16 Letter To Gov. Cuomo Re: Proposed Dominion New Market Pipeline Expansion Project
09/11/16 Letter Which Requests That FERC rescind its "Conditional Approvals" for Dominion New Market Pipeline, Arlington Gas Storage and Constitution/Iroquois Pipelines.
09/11/16 Letter to U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Which Requests That the Section 401 Water Quality "Blanket Authorization" Be Rescinded For Proposed Dominion New Market Pipeline Expansion Project
09/08/16 Request that EPA Region 2 Rescind the Section 401 Water Quality Certification "Blanket Authorization" Improperly Granted by DEC for the Proposed Dominion New Market Pipeline Expansion Project
08/26/16 Letter to Governor Cuomo requesting denial of hydrocarbon storage permits applications for Reading, NY facilities
07/29/16 Self-explanatory letter which allows citizens to request that Governor Cuomo DENY a Section 401 Water Quality Certification required for the proposed project to be constructed
04/22/16 4-22-2016 More Letters to Governor Cuomo to Kill the Proposed Constitution Pipeline
03/31/16 3-31-16 Continuing Deluge of Letters to Governor Cuomo to Kill the Proposed Constitution Pipeline
03/24/16 3-24-16 - Additional Pipeline and Fracking letters to Governor Cuomo
03/21/16 3-21-16 More Pipeline and Fracking letters to Governor Cuomo
03/18/16 Latest Compilation of Section 401 Constitution Pipeline and Gelled Propane Letters Sent to Governor Cuomo
03/13/16 3-11-16 Even still more Cuomo Constitution Pipeline letters
03/07/16 Still More Cuomo-Constitution Pipeline letters - 3-7-16
04/22/14 4-22-14 Letter to Governor Cuomo Requesting Immediate Action Due to Auburn Headworks Analysis of Natural Gas Drilling Wastewater Hazards
Front Page, Coalition Letters
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09/25/17 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Cuomo Take Urgent Action to Eliminate Water Quality Impairments That Cause Cyanobacteria Harmful Algal Blooms Across New York State
07/19/17 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Cuomo Prohibit Issuance of State Permits/Authorizations for Salt Mining Under Cayuga Lake and Require a Transition to Salt Mining Only Under Dry Land
06/05/17 Coalition Sign-on Letter Requesting Enforcement of Dryden's 5/24/17 Letter to Dominion Transmission Inc and the Town's Public Utility Approval Moratorium
07/06/16 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Cuomo Adopt a Statewide Moratorium on Fossil Fuel Project Approvals
02/05/16 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Cuomo End New York's Addiction to Fossil Fuels
12/15/15 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Cuomo Deny All Section 401 Water Quality Certification Applications
09/23/15 Coalition Letter requests that NYSDEC issue a Supplemental Findings Statement to prohibit all types of High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing
07/16/15 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Cuomo Prohibit the Use of Gelled Propane, LPG and All Other "'Environmentally Friendly' or 'Green' Alternatives" Shale Fracking Methods Pending SEQR Review
03/11/15 Governor Cuomo: Please disclose how the findings and recommendations of your Dept. of Health's Public Health Review of Shale Fracking will be translated into public policy
10/14/13 Letter to Fracking Panel Members Requests that DOH Review be Put On-Hold and That a Comprehensive Shale Fracking Public Health Impact Study be Undertaken
02/24/13 Coalition Letter Requests That Formal Public Participation and Major Revisions for DOH Review of HVHF Be Adopted
Documents & Data, Letters
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10/17/16 Letter to Commissioner Seggos requesting a retraction and clarification re: spill # 9806491 cleanup
Front Page, Letters, Resolutions
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08/25/16 Tompkins County Legislature - Request for Public Hearing re: Dominion New Market Pipeline
Front Page, Documents & Data, Letters
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01/11/16 1/11/16 Letter to Governor Cuomo Regarding Constitution Pipeline Company's Request to FERC for authorization to begin "tree-felling activities"
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11/24/15 Barbara J. Fiala 7/20/10 email regarding killed Broome County gas leasing proposal
05/26/15 Levant Area Gas Well Leaks
05/20/15 4/2/10 Chautauqua & Cattaraugus County Attachments
06/03/14 DOH "review" Campaign Summary
08/20/13 President Obama to Participate in a Town Hall at Binghamton University
08/06/13 NRDC's Response to Requests Sent to RFK, Jr. to Oppose Secret DOH Fracking Review
07/23/13 Assemblywoman Nolan's DOH Review Letters to Commissioners Martens and Shah
05/02/13 DEC Commissioner Appoints Members to Hydraulic Fracturing Advisory Panel
03/28/13 9/20/12 Martens Statement Rejecting Call for "Independent" Health Study
01/03/13 Cuomo Administration 1-2-13 Leaked Document Related to Assessment of Potential Health Impacts From High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing
11/29/12 Revised Rule Making Documents
10/29/12 Unplugged Gas/Oil Well Concerns Documented by DEC Division of Mineral Resources and Other NYS Authorities
10/26/12 DEC’s unplugged abandoned wells database & overview map
09/26/12 9-26-12 Division of Mineral Resources Documented Oil and Gas Problems
08/02/12 List of Cuomo Contributors
07/11/12 Municipalities and Counties Where Citizens Have Submitted Written Requests that Local Authorities Adopt No Resolutions or Public Policies Supporting Marcellus Shale Gas Extraction
02/01/12 New York State Department of Environmental Conservation High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing Advisory Panel
12/14/11 12-12-11 Senate Testimony
07/21/11 Documents Regarding DEC-Approved Gas Drilling Wastewater Spreading for Dust Control, Winter De-icing and Roadbed Stabilization
05/21/11 BANKS, ETC, THAT WILL NOT FUND GAS-LEASED PROPERTIES
05/20/11 Gas & Oil Leases Impact on Residential Lending and Tompkins Trust Powerpoint
03/03/11 EPA, State, & Other Marcellus Shale Documents
01/03/11 Cuomo Executive Order: Continuation and Expiration of Prior Executive Orders
12/13/10 EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 41: REQUIRING FURTHER ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW
10/27/10 DEC Memo Regarding Cuts
10/18/10 Queens Gazette Piece & Note from Assemblymember Catherine Nolan
09/17/10 Map: Major Drinking Water Supply Watersheds and Aquifers
08/13/10 New York Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Cuomo: The Marcellus Shale could contribute to New York's natural gas supply, but development needs to be highly sensitive to environmental concerns.
07/30/10 MMS Data
04/19/10 US Energy and Allegany County PDFs
04/09/10 Marcellus Shale News Article Compilation
01/11/10 Freeville, NY 1/7/10: "WELL RIG ON FIRE WHEN HIT NATURAL GAS POCKET...
12/05/09 Documents Related to Private Water Well Reportedly Impacted by Fracking
11/05/09 Oil & Gas Spill Profiles
10/14/09 Bixby Hill Road Documents
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05/22/15 Comments of Walter L. T. Hang Regarding the Final Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement on the Oil, Gas and Solution Mining Regulatory Program Adopted by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
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05/14/15 Governor Cuomo Final SGEIS Findings Statement Requests
06/24/14 Governor Cuomo: Please withdraw the Marcellus Shale Draft SGEIS because it is nearly five years old, lacks any current information and would inadequately protect New York from fracking hazards
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10/24/14 Top 500 Cuomo Campaign Contributors
09/19/14 Withdraw DOH "review" and Draft SGEIS personal letters
05/13/14 Testimony of Walter Hang - May 13, 2014 - Before the State Senate Democratic Conference Forum regarding Natural Gas & Oil Extraction Wastewater Concerns in NY
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10/24/14 Letter Sent to Top 500 Cuomo Campaign Contributors Requesting DOH "Review" and Draft SGEIS be Halted
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10/02/14 Groups referenced by signatories to the 6/23/14 Withdraw the Marcellus Shale Draft SGEIS Coalition Letter
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07/11/14 Governor Cuomo Withdraw the Outdated Draft SGEIS cover letter
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04/22/14 GHD Headworks Analysis of Auburn Water Pollution Control Plant
10/09/13 10/07/13 Letter to Commissioner Joe Martens
Alerts, Coalition Letters
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10/25/13 Important New Sign-On Coalition Letter Gains Nearly 800 Signatories/Potentially Useful Chats With Giant Green Group Presidents/Beat the Bushes for More Signatories
10/17/13 Governor Cuomo Reportedly Believes His Administration is Doing a "Good Job" on DOH Review/Your Eloquent Missives to the Contrary/Important New Sign-On Letter
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10/14/13 More Personalized Communications Sent to Fracking Panel Members Requesting Halt to Secret DOH Review and Requiring Comprehensive Shale Fracking Public Health Impact Study
Letters
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03/20/13 Letter to Governor Cuomo Re: a Proposed HV HF Health Impact Study
02/12/13 Statement from DEC Commissioner Joseph Martens
02/12/13 Shah Letter to Martens
02/06/13 February 2013 Lifton Sign-on Letter
01/25/13 DOH Response 1/24/13
01/18/13 Please Do Not Finalize Your Proposed DOH Review of DEC's Marcellus Shale "health impact analysis" Until Public Participation Requests Are Fulfilled
12/08/12 extensive press coverage about inadequate DOH review of DEC "health impact analysis"
12/07/12 Letter from Donna Lupardo (126th Ass'bly Dist) asks DEC Comm. Martens to convene Fracking Panel
12/07/12 Cuomo Letter Requests DOH Review to require public participation and investigation of extensive information not included in the Revised Draft SGEIS
10/30/12 Withdraw Revised Draft SGEIS in Order to Eliminate Unplugged and Abandoned Gas and Oil Well Hazards
10/30/12 Withdraw Revised Draft SGEIS in Order to Resolve Inadequate Public Health Assessment Concerns
09/07/12 9/26/12 Letter to Governor Cuomo Documenting Decades of Division of Mineral Resources Enforcement Problems
08/02/12 Cuomo Contributor Letter
07/18/12 Municipalities and Counties Where Citizens Have Submitted Written Requests that Local Authorities Adopt No Resolutions or Public Policies Supporting Marcellus Shale Gas Extraction
07/03/12 Form Letter to Adopt No Resolutions or Public Policies Supporting Marcellus Shale Gas Extraction
06/14/12 Seventy Six Legislators Send Bipartisan Letter to Governor Cuomo Requesting That Six Critical Concerns to Be Fully Resolved Before Shale Gas Fracking is Permitted
05/10/12 Thank you for Calling/Request for Further Action
05/01/12 USDA CE Memo
04/25/12 SEQR review requested for LPG shale gas hydraulic fracturing
03/20/12 Cuomo Request to address mortgage lending and gas leasing concerns in DEC's SEQRA review of Marcellus Shale horizontal hydrofracturing
03/19/12 President Obama Letter regarding NEPA implications of horizontal hydrofracturing of shale to extract natural gas
01/12/12 EPA RD SGEIS Comments Letter to Cuomo
12/30/11 Coalition Letter Which Requests That You Withdraw the Marcellus Shale Revised Draft SGEIS Now Has More Than 20,900 Signatories
12/06/11 Coalition Letter With More Than 10,400 Signatories Requesting Immediate Withdrawal of the RD SGEIS
11/02/11 Letter to Governor Cuomo Regarding Ferrugia Family
08/30/11 Cuomo Letter: Revised Draft SGEIS Gas Drilling and Wastewater Spreading
06/27/11 Stringent EPA Gas Drilling Wastewater Regulatory Requirements Not Being Enforced in NYS/Please Solve This Problem in the Revised draft SGEIS
06/21/11 Letters to Commissioner Martens
06/16/11 Generic Concerned Citizen Letter to Commissioner Martens Requesting That Additional Concerns be Addressed by Revision of draft SGEIS
06/15/11 Letter to Commissioner Martens Requesting Revision of draft SGEIS to Address Additional Concerns
06/09/11 Accepting Written Public Input Without Further Delay Regarding Revising the draft SGEIS, 6/5/11
05/19/11 Letter to Governor Cuomo Regarding Natural Gas Leasing Impacts on Mortgage Lending
04/20/11 4/13/11 Letter to Governor Cuomo from New York State Legislators Re: Executive Order No. 41
04/08/11 Natural Gas Drilling Wastewater Discharged to POTWs in New York's Finger Lakes Region
03/30/11 Letter to Commissioner Martens
03/03/11 3-3-11 Letter to Governor Cuomo
12/30/10 Paterson Executive Order No. 41 Letter
12/17/10 Executive Order's Erroneous Assertion Regarding Conventional Gas Well Fracking
12/08/10 Coalition Cover Letter to Withdraw the draft SGEIS Before You Leave Office
12/01/10 Urgent Letter to Governor Paterson to Withdraw the draft SGEIS Before Leaving Office
10/28/10 Congressman Hinchey's signature on the coalition letter for withdrawal of the Marcellus Shale draft SGEIS
09/23/10 9/23/10 Letter to Governor Paterson
09/20/10 9/20/10 Letter to Andrew Cuomo
08/04/10 Letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg
04/04/10 4/2/10 Letter to DEC Commissioner Grannis Regarding Additional Natural Gas Hazards
Comments
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01/11/13 Walter Hang's Comments on DEC's Draft HVHF Regulations
01/12/12 1/11/12 EPA Comments on rdSGEIS
11/19/11 Walter Hang's 11/17/11 Marcellus Shale Revised Draft SGEIS Testimony Binghamton, NY
06/09/11 EPA Detailed Comments on dSGEIS to DEC (Dec.2009)
09/15/10 EPA hydrofracking study comments
01/06/10 dSGEIS Comments
Coalition Letters
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12/27/12 Government Officials Request that Governor Cuomo Require Public Participation for DOH Review/Assessment
11/29/12 Coalition Letter To Governor Cuomo Requests Termination of DEC Shale Gas Rulemaking Proposal as well as a Restart of SGEIS Proceeding
05/10/12 New Coalition Letter to Governor Cuomo: Oppose a Possible Southern Tier Fracking Demonstration Project and Require Full Enforcement of Executive Order No. 41
11/01/11 Coalition Letter to Governor Cuomo to Withdraw RD SGEIS
01/03/11 Coalition Letter to Governor Cuomo Regarding Executive Order No. 41: Requiring Further Environmental Review of High-Volume Hydraulic Fracturing Combined With Horizontal Drilling
11/13/09 Coalition Letter Which Requests That Governor Paterson Withdraw the Department of Environmental Conservation's Draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement (dSGEIS) for Oil and Gas Mining
Resolutions
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03/23/11 CB #1 - Manhattan: Request to withdraw dSGEIS
04/29/10 CB #1 – MANHATTAN: Hydraulic Fracturing in the New York City Watershed
04/26/10 Town of Ulysses Resolution
04/26/10 Cortland County Resolution
04/13/10 Danby Town Board Urging Withdrawal of dSGEIS
04/08/10 Community Board #1 - Manhattan Resolution
04/08/10 Enfield Town Board Resolution
03/12/10 Village of Dryden Resolution
01/08/10 Town of Ithaca Withdraw Marcellus Shale draft SGEIS Resolution