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Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 5: how New York’s lead environmental agency acted as a private lobbyist for NYCO Minerals, Inc, to assist the mining company in an amendment to mine the Forest Preserve

This is the last article in a 5-part series on [...]

By |July 6, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 4: an overview of the issues entangled in a possible amendment for Cathead Mountain in southern Hamilton County

This is the fourth article in a series that looks [...]

By |July 2, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments

At the end of June, five weeks after Memorial Day and the re-opening of the North Country, COVID-19 cases have slowed, hospitalizations and ICU rates have dropped, and testing is very high

Updated July 2, 2020 Since the state's first documented case [...]

By |July 2, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|2 Comments

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 3: amendment is needed to remove the former state prison at Camp Gabriels from the Forest Preserve

Protect the Adirondacks has reviewed the options for the future [...]

By |July 1, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments

Debate over amendments to Article 14 in the NYS Constitution in 2020, Part 2: amendment is needed to clean up violations at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Olympic Winter Sports complex

Protect the Adirondacks has long believed that an amendment to [...]

By |June 26, 2020|Categories: Adirondack Issues Blog|0 Comments