Friday, June 2 at 12 noon

Van der Donck Park, 1 Larkin Plz, Yonkers, next to the footbridge facing Dock Street. (map)


Environmentalists To Call on Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart Cousins To Pass Two Key Plastic Reduction Bills in the Final Days of the Legislative Session, Will Deliver Petition With Over 18k Names to Senator Stewart-Cousins


Environmental groups will hold a news conference to call on Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart Cousins to support two key plastic reduction bills that are pending in Albany. The State Legislature is scheduled to conclude its legislative session next week and environmentalists are working overtime to pass The Packaging Reduction and Recycling Act, S4246/A5322, introduced by Senator Pete Harkham of Lewisboro and Assemblymember Deborah Glick. The groups are also working to pass the Bigger Better Bottle Bill, S237/A6353, introduced by Senator Rachel May and Assemblymember Glick.


Bedford 2030

Beyond Plastics

Grassroots Environmental Education

League of Women Voters Westchester

New York Public Interest Research Group

NYCD16 Indivisible

Only One

Sure We Can

Westchester Alliance for Sustainable Solutions