CUNY Law Alum Paula Segal and Brooklyn’s 596 Acres

FACT:?? There are 596 acres of vacant public land in Brooklyn.?? For perspective, that is slightly larger than??Prospect Park (585 acres) and more than half the size of??Central Park (843 acres). How do I know this???Well…

Bus Traffic in DC

Environmental Justice in DC–it is just wrong to site even more heavy bus traffic to an already overburdened neighborhood. (h/t Darren Hutchinson)

NRC freezes Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant license

BIG NEWS!!?? Because of there is no place to permanently dispose of spent fuel rods, the NRC freezes Indian Point Nuclear Power plant license reauthorization application. (Indian Point is about 30 miles from NYC)

CUER Conference on Hydrofracking

CUER Workshop: Regulating the Urban Environment – June 26, 2012

CUER Workshop: Regulating the Urban Environment The Workshop?? was held at CUNY School of Law???s brand-new, LEED Gold facility in Long Island?? City. The event was intended to generate a day-long dialogue on the special?? problems…

Hydrofracking Roundtable Discussion – November 28, 2011

Hydrofracking Roundtable Discussion On Monday, Nov. 28th the CUNY Center for Urban Environmental Reform (CUER) will hold its first-ever event???a Roundtable Discussion on Hydrofracking in New York.?? As you may know from the extensive news coverage,…