A new bill introduced last month by Sen. Jen Metzger, D-Rosendale, and Assemblymember Pat Fahy, D-Albany, would explicitly allow New York diners to pack leftover food in their own personal to-go containers.
This series is an ongoing series as I still struggle with self-worth, self-doubt, and confidence. Within this series, they are more of letters to myself with the goal of hoping to extend it to my audience. For those who are going through the same emotions as me: self-doubt, self-love, and trying to find our value and purpose in life, I hope to extend it to you; therefore, welcome to my SELF-LOVE series.
The state has finalized contracts for the largest procurement of offshore wind energy in the nation, is seeking port operators and market participants who are interested in upgrading and investing in New York ports to support the growing offshore wind industry, and will hold workshop to identify technical and training needs for new workforce.
New York Attorney General Letitia James, along with a coalition of 30 states and local governments, filed a motion to intervene in an industry lawsuit in order to defend the Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to establish meaningful emission limits on greenhouse gases produced by power plants and other industrial sources.
Sen. Alessandra Biaggi, of the New York State Senate Agriculture Committee, has introduced a bill to preserve and protect honey bee swarms and colonies from human threats, and support crop pollination across New York state.
Twelve state senators have urged the state comptroller to study fossil fuel divestment as part of a five-year asset allocation review, while sponsoring legislation that could compel him to complete divestment within five years..
Following the state's largest illegal dumping bust and subsequent grand jury report, a group of state senators from Long Island introduced legislation Wednesday to make it easier to prosecute and punish anyone suspected of illegally dumping hazardous and toxic materials.