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    ***Tuesday, August 23rd 9:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m.***

    GASLAND Director Josh Fox to Speak at Senator Ball’s Fracking Hearing

    Brewster, N.Y.  – (08/19/11) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) is pleased to announce thatGASLAND director Josh Fox will be among a group of individuals testifying at next week’s hearing entitled, “Getting the Facts on Fracking.” The hearing will examine the benefits and risks of hydraulic fracturing, also known as “hydrofracking” or “fracking,” in New York State.

     

    Who: NYS Senator Greg Ball

    NYS Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins

    NYS Senator Eric Adams

    NYS Senator Tom Duane

    NYS Senator Liz Krueger

    NYS Senator Malcolm Smith

     

    Josh Fox, Director of GASLAND

    Robert Moore, Environmental Advocates of NY

    Dr. Jannette Barth, Economist

    Craig and Julie Saunter, Residents of Dimock, PA

    Craig Stevens, Resident of Silver Lake Township, PA

    Dr. Larysa Dyrszka, Pediatrician

    James Northrup, Oil & Gas Industry Expert

    Natalie Brant, Resident from Western New York

    Adrienne Esposito, Citizens Campaign for the Environment

    Claire Sandberg, Frack Action

    Paul Gallay, Riverkeeper

    Katy Dunlap, Trout Unlimited

    Bruce Ferguson, Catskill Citizens for Safe Energy

     

    When: Tuesday, August 23, 2011

    9:30 AM-12:45 PM

    Press Conference at 9:30 AM

     

    Where: Katonah Public Library

    26 Bedford Road

    Katonah, N.Y. 10536

     

    For more information or to speak with Senator Ball, please contact Ali Skinner: (845) 200-9716.