Billions of gallons of raw sewage, pet waste, trash, and polluted runoff ends up in many of our beloved New York City waterways every year.
But the New York City Department of Environmental Protection only plans to reduce this waste by 2 to 4 percent. That means that more than 10 billion gallons of waste will continue to pour into those waterways each year.
Tell Governor Andrew Cuomo, Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City and state decision-makers that this has to change — it’s time to keep our waterways clean for New Yorkers to swim, boat, and fish in.
Send a message to Governor Andrew Cuomo, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and New York City and state decision-makers that it’s time to keep our waterways clean for New Yorkers to swim, boat, and fish in.
Mayor Bill de Blasio
Governor Andrew Cuomo
New York City Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Vincent Sapienza
Speaker of the New York City Council Corey Johnson
We need a stronger “Citywide/Open Waters CSO Long Term Control Plan”!
(Consider adding your own thoughts — personalized messages are especially effective)
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