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5 questions to ask at DEP’s Long Term Control Plan Public Meetings

Make your voice heard at the next LTCP Public meeting. Here are five questions you should ask to learn more about DEP’s plan for your nearby waterbody. Tell DEP how you currently use the city’s waterways, and how you would use the water if it were cleaner. DEP needs to know that it is important not only to prioritize […]

Educate-Mobilize-Advocate! SWIM Outreach 2015-2016

S.W.I.M. Coalition is gearing up to significantly increase our community outreach efforts this year and next year to inform and mobilize our member organizations and local community groups, and ensure robust public participation in the City’s water quality improvement plans. We’ll have a kick off meeting in November, 2015, and host a series of community […]

Speak Up: Westchester Creek, Hutchinson River, and Flushing Creek LTCP Comment Letters Due Oct. 30

Public comment letters are due for Hutchinson River, Westchester Creek, and Flushing Creek to DEP on October 30, 2015. S.W.I.M. will post sample comment letters for these plans here on the blog and in our e-blast on October 14. All public comments should be sent to DEP at ltcp@dep.nyc.gov. Be sure to review the Combined Sewer […]

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SWIM has been supported by generous grants from the Lily Auchincloss Foundation (2012 and 2015), Van Amerigen Foundation (2014), and the New York City Environmental Fund (2009 - 2011).
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