DEC Hearing on Proposed Expansion of the Rapp Road Landfill

Scoping Session and Public Comment for
Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement

Wednesday February 21, 2007 at 7:00 pm

Location: Polish Community Center
255 Washington Avenue Extension
located at the corner of Rapp Road and Washington Avenue Extension in the City of Albany

This hearing is the only opportunity for the public to comment in person about issues that we think need to be addressed in the environmental impact statement for the proposed landfill expansion.

The Mayor of the City of Albany is dedicated to pushing the Landfill expansion through against the wishes of the citizens. Come and express your opposition to expanding the Rapp Road Landfill in the Pine Bush.

For more information, contact Lynne Jackson of Save the Pine Bush at 434-1954, or Tom Ellis of Citizens’ Environmental Coalition at 453-8874,

DEC (Department of Environmental Conservation) is accepting comments until February 23. Mail comments to William J. Clarke, Regional Permit Administrator, Division of Environmental Permits, 1130 N. Westcott Rd., Schenectady, NY 12306 or email To review the Draft Scoping Statement and related documents, see

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