Greg Ball's posts related to Environment

SENATOR BALL PRESENTS POTENTIALLY DEVASTATING EFFECTS OF HYDROFRACKING AT CROTON FREE LIBRARY

 

Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y.  – (2/11/12) – On Saturday, February 9th, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) presented some of the potentially devastating effects of hydraulic fracturing – an effort to educate the public on some of the consequences of this practice for New York State.  Hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as hydrofracking or fracking, is the process of extracting natural gas from gas shale deposits.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: SENATOR BALL PRESENTS POTENTIALLY DEVASTATING EFFECTS OF HYDROFRACKING AT POUND RIDGE LIBRARY

 

***Thursday, February 23 at 6:00 p.m.***

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DAILY BEDFORD: SENATOR BALL TALKS FRACKING AT MOUNT KISCO LIBRARY

by Alex Birsh

MOUNT KISCO, N.Y. — The subject of hydraulic fracturing has been in the forefront of many news briefs across the country, and the topic was a hot one on the second floor of the Mount Kisco Public Library on Thursday thanks to Senator Greg Ball.

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SENATOR BALL SPEAKS OUT ABOUT POTENTIALLY DEVASTATING CONSEQUENCES OF HYDROFRACKING IN PEEKSKILL COFFEE HOUSE

 

Brewster, N.Y.– (2/17/12) – Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) visited the Peekskill Coffee House last night, February 16, to present to residents and patrons evidence of some of the potentially devastating effects of hydraulic fracturing . Hydraulic fracturing, or “hydrofracking,” is the process of extracting natural gas from gas shale deposits. The presentation points to the Senator’s efforts to educate the public on this process.

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SENATOR BALL GREG VISITS POUND RIDGE LIBRARY TO PRESENT THE POTENTIAL DANGERS OF FRACKING

 

Pound Ridge, N.Y.  – (2/23/12) – On Thursday, February 23rd, Senator Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) presented some of the potentially devastating effects of hydraulic fracturing to the Pound Ridge community at the Croton Free Library.  Hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as hydrofracking or fracking, is the process of extracting natural gas from gas shale deposits. 

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DAILY POUND RIDGE: BALL BRINGS CASE AGAINST FRACKING TO POUND RIDGE

 

by Bob Dumas

POUND RIDGE, N.Y. –  Sen. Greg Ball (R, C – Patterson) took his case against hydrofracking to the Pound Ridge community last week when he gave a presentation on the topic at the Pound Ridge Library that depicted the alleged side effects of the controversial gas-extraction method.

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Fracking

 

The only way to protect all New Yorkers from the financial and health risks associated with the chemical concoction used in the hydraulic fracturing process is to enact a “Property Owner’s Bill of Rights” (S5879). With this legislation, these are some of the key items natural gas companies will be mandated to do: