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Senator Thompson Denounces Critic

For Immediate Release: November 16, 2009Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) speaks out about how he is and always has been an advocate for toll removal.

November 17, 2009
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Senator Thompson To Hold MWBE Recognition Reception

For Immediate Release: November 16, 2009Contact: Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will be holding a Minority and Women Business Enterprise Recognition Reception on Thursday, November 19, 2009  from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at 65 Court Street Buffalo, NY 14202.

November 17, 2009
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November 13, 2009
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November 10, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Senator Thompson Seeking Input on Gas Drilling in Marcellus Shale. "Roundtable to discuss the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's Impact Statement governing natural gas drilling."

News From the New York State Senate Standing Committee On Environmental Conservation

 

PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Rashied McDuffie(518) 455-3371rashied_mcduffie@yahoo.com

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D- Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties), Chair of the Senate’s Environmental Conservation Committee announced a roundtable to solicit input and obtain feedback from the public on gas drilling in Marcellus Shale.

November 4, 2009
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November 4, 2009
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Senate Standing Committee On Environmental Conservation

NOTICE OF ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION

SUBJECT:Draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement governing naturalgas drilling.

PURPOSE:To solicit public input on the New York State Department of EnvironmentalConservation's draft Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statementgoverning natural gas drilling.

ALBANYTuesday, November 10, 200911:00 am-1:00 pmNew York State Capitol - Room 124

File: 
Reply Form.pdf

October 28, 2009
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Senator Antoine Thompson and Western New York Land Conservancy Executive Director Patricia Szarpa at the NYS Conservation Partnership Grant Awards event in Albany.

For Immediate Release: October 14, 2009

For more information: Contact:  Nancy Smith, 716-687-1225 

Western New York Land Conservancy Receives Grant Support. "Environmental Protection Fund grant will provide Western New York Green Jobs."

An important investment in New York ’s land trusts was announced on October 1 st in Albany by the Department of Environmental Conservation and the Land Trust Alliance.

October 28, 2009
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Senator Thompson Pushes DEC To Release Local Funding. "Calling on the DEC to honor $40,000 in grant funding to the Clean Air Coalition."

For Immediate Release: October, 23, 2009Contact:  Heather Zeisz | zeisz@senate.state.ny.us | 716.854.8705

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) and Chair of the Environmental Conservation Committee has been assisting the Clean Air Coalition for months in their quest for environmental justice. 

October 28, 2009
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Senator Thompson will Hold a Veterans Day Parade In Buffalo.

Buffalo, NY- New York State Senator Antoine M. Thompson (D-Parts of Erie & Niagara Counties) will host a Veterans Day Parade in Buffalo. The parade will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2009. Lineup will begin at 9:00 am in the parking lot of the American Red Cross, located at 786 Delaware Avenue. The parade will then begin at 10:00 am. The parade route begins at Summer and Delaware Avenue proceeding down Delaware following the natural traffic flow and end at Niagara Square across from City Hall wherein a  brief ceremony will follow.

October 20, 2009
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