November 19, 2017

Soundkeeper Files Lawsuit Against New York Department Environmental Conservation


Soundkeeper files lawsuit against New York State, along with Riverkeeper, NY/NJ New York New Jersey Baykeeper, Waterkeeper Alliance and others.. The suit was filed on Friday November 30 in the New York State Supreme Court in Westchester County against New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation for their final permit pertaining to 2012 MSGP (Industrial Storm water permit) Soundkeeper alleges the permit is unlawful to the extent that it incorporates a permitting scheme that violates the (CWA) Clean Water Act’s public participation requirements and other related issues.. More to come.