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Tonight: Get Involved In Improving Jamaica Bay At The Jamaica Bay...

Jamaica Bay remains one of New York City's most important natural jewels, a network of marsh islands and waterways spanning from Rockaway Inlet and...

Authorities Outline Sandy’s Impact On Jamaica Bay, Short- And Long-Term

A cadre of city, state and federal representatives spoke of Superstorm Sandy's impact on Jamaica Bay last Tuesday at the latest Jamaica Bay Task Force meeting,...

Tomorrow: Jamaica Bay Task Force Public Meeting

The Jamaica Bay Task Force (JBTF) will hold its next meeting January 29, 6:30 p.m. at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 175...

Congress To Vote On Jamaica Bay Pipeline Today, Perhaps For The...

According to the legislative calendar for the House of Representatives, H.R. 2606, better known as the New York City Natural Gas Supply Enhancement Act or...

Tomorrow: Jamaica Bay Task Force Meeting

The Jamaica Bay Task Force (JBTF) will meet November 15 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, Crossbay Boulevard...

New Petition Against The Jamaica Bay Gas Pipeline Targets President Obama

Opponents of the proposed Jamaica Bay gas pipeline have crafted another petition to showcase their disdain for the plans, following the U.S. Senate's approval of the...

Jamaica Bay Pipeline Opponents Speak Out Following Senate Approval

We reported on Monday about the United States Senate giving the green light to H.R. 2606, clearing one of the last major hurdles to...

Jamaica Bay Pipeline Clears Another Major Hurdle, Closer To Becoming A...

The Jamaica Bay Natural Gas Pipeline is nearly a done deal. Legislation permitting the construction of the pipeline has passed the U.S. Senate, removing one of the last...

NY Times Weighs In On Jamaica Bay Pipeline

We've been covering the development and ramifications of the proposed Jamaica Bay Natural Gas Pipeline since this past April, and it seems that the...

Activists: Jamaica Bay Pipeline Could Open Up Other National Parks To...

Though the proposed installation of a natural gas pipeline beneath Jamaica Bay has sparked wide-ranging concerns from opponents - from environmental damage to the...

Saturday: Locals, Park Advocates To Hold Rally Against Proposed Jamaica Bay...

It's no secret that many locals are riled up about the plan to allow National Grid and the Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company (TRANSCO) to install...

Outdoor Information Sessions About Future Of Gateway To Be Held At...

Two outdoor information sessions concerning the future of Gateway National Park will be held at Jacob Riis Park, Queens, on August 4 and August...

Jamaica Bay Pipeline: Analyzing The Concerns, And Transco Williams’ Response

The Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Company (TRANSCO), recently issued a required document in which they addressed concerns about the proposed Rockaway Delivery Lateral Project,...

Public Hearings On Jamaica Bay Natural Gas Pipeline

The following was sent to us from the Jamaica Bay Ecowatchers: The staff of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) will prepare an...

Jamaica Bay Natural Gas Pipeline Meetings Give Stakeholders Opportunity For Input

A pair of public workshops being held this week will give stakeholders an opportunity to voice their concerns about a natural gas pipeline proposed to...