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Little Known Stormwater Reporting Could Be Nixed
  

Nov 19, 2012

NEW YORK — A proposal to eliminate the reporting requirement of the city's plan to sustainably manage the discharge of billions of gallons of stormwater that can contaminate rivers, bays

Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:13 AM)

Hurricane Sandy And Red Hook
  

Nov 12, 2012

NEW YORK — On May 29, city officials and business leaders, including a representative of Fairway Market, kicked off National Hurricane Preparedness Week in Red Hook, Brooklyn, a neighborhood that

Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 11:13 AM)

Adapting New York City For Monster Storms
  

Oct 29, 2012

NEW YORK — Outside a 24-hour deli a block away from the 169th Street F train station in Jamaica, Queens, a brushed metal subway grate that wouldn’t look out of

Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 03:15 PM)

NYC Bets on Natural Gas to Reduce Air Pollution
  

Sep 24, 2012

NEW YORK — Plumes of black smoke rippling from rooftops are a common sight along the city's skyline — and have long unsettled public health experts. The city has called for

Last Updated (Wednesday, July 30, 2014 03:17 PM)