Tag Archives: Hydraulic fracturing

DEC’s Two Conflicting “Missions”

 The following is an email from Joe Hoff, Chairman of Keuka Citizens Against Fracking. He has been a leader in the anti-fracking movement in the Finger Lakes and was instrumental in the Town of Jerusalem (Yates County) developing the county’s … Continue reading

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PA Fracking Study: “No Contamination of Drinking Water” BUT…

The following article was written and submitted  by author, educator, and activist  Steve Coffman of Dundee, New York (Yates County). His most recent book, “Founders V. Bush” compares the policies and politics of the Founding Fathers and George W. Bush. He … Continue reading

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Reed’s Fracking Caucus Hears about PA’s Economic Success

On Friday (July 26) the House Natural Gas Caucus met at Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, Pennsylvania to hear the testimony of two panels of local experts on the economic impact of Hydrofracking. Our congressman, Rep. Tom Reed, is … Continue reading

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Two Recent Newspaper Letters On Hydrofracking

We are interested in reading letters and editorials  from newspapers around the New NY 23rd. When you see one you would like to share, send us information at either our Facebook page (The New NY 23rd) or stewartr@roadruner.com I have included … Continue reading

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WRITE ON: Economics Say Wait On Fracking

Michael J. Fitzgerald of  Valois and Watkins Glen, New York wrote the following article for his ‘Write On’ column which appears in The Finger Lakes Times  every Friday. This article was published on Friday, February 22, 2013. It was posted here with … Continue reading

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Hydrofracking Decision Is For Future Generations

  The following article was published in the Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, NY) on February 21, 2013. It was written by Joseph Hoff, chairman of Keuka Citizens Against Hydrofracking. Mr. Hoff granted us permission to publish it on New NY … Continue reading

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Rep. Reed Refuses To Acknowledge Gas/Oil Lobbyists Ties at Dryden Meeting

The Town of Dryden has been involved in a court battle over their “Home Rule” decision of changing their Zoning Code to ban certain Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) Activities (exploration for, and production or storage of, natural gas and petroleum). In … Continue reading

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