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DEC Begins 90-Day Public Comment Period on Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study

ALBANY, NY — The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation opened a more than 90-day public comment period on its revised draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement, DEC Commissioner Joe Martens announced today. In addition, the agency will issue its proposed regulations governing high-volume hydraulic fracturing in early October.  Read more

Roads closed due to flooding in Wayne, Pike, Sullivan 2:00 pm

This is a list of road closures due to flooding and downed power lines caused by the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee.  Read more

Watching water quality; multiple efforts underway

Little known and rarely observed are several water quality initiatives underway in the region. The River Reporter takes a look at what’s being done and by whom in this series.  Read more

Webinar: 'Your Business & Marcellus Shale: Moving Forward 2011'

November 8, 2011

Webinar to help local businesses understand opportunities from Marcellus Shale development, 9-10:15am. meeting.psu.edu/marcellusbiz. 570/433-3040.

Webinar: 'Your Business & Marcellus Shale: Moving Forward 2011'

October 11, 2011

Webinar to help local businesses understand opportunities from Marcellus Shale development, 9-10:15am. meeting.psu.edu/marcellusbiz. 570/433-3040.

Webinar: 'Your Business & Marcellus Shale: Moving Forward 2011'

September 26, 2011

Webinar to help local businesses understand opportunities from Marcellus Shale development, 9-10:15am. meeting.psu.edu/marcellusbiz. 570/433-3040.

Hurricane Irene updates: August 31 1:33 pm

Wednesday
Sullivan County Manager David Fanslau announced that the Sullivan County Community College will open the Paul Gerry Field House locker rooms shower facilities to county residents that remain without power on Thursday, September 1st, and Friday, September 2nd.
http://www.riverreporteronline.com/news/14/2011/08/31/college-offer-show...  Read more

A conservation leader reemerges; Delaware Highlands Conservancy earns esteemed accreditation

At a critical juncture in the dialogue and dynamics surrounding our region’s land use, the Delaware Highlands Conservancy (DHC) is prepared to be a significant voice in the conversation. The organization is now officially recognized by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance (LTA).  Read more

Computer training & support

August 25, 2011 - January 30, 2012

Free computer training at Tusten-Cochecton Library, Mon., 1-3pm & 6-8pm; Jeffersonville Library, Tues., 1-7pm & Fri., 1-3pm; Callicoon library, Wed., 1-3pm. Schedule & registration: WSPLonline.org/PCC or at library.

Post offices face “right-sizing”

The United States Postal Service (USPS) can no longer service the current 32,000 retail offices, so some are going to go.
Seven local post offices appear on a “study list” of possible closures, which probably means that they, if not closed totally, will be “right-sized.”  Read more

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