NY State DEC Commissioner Pete Grannis to Discuss Global Warming at Forum in Westchester

November 14, 2007

Commissioner Pete Grannis of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will speak at a Global Warming public forum on Thursday, November 29, 7-9pm, Cortlandt Town Hall, 1 Heady Street, Cortlandt Manor.

Grannis will be joined by Peter Lehner, Executive Director of the Natural Resources Defense Council, and Robert Moore, Executive Director of the Environmental Advocates of New York.

Forum speakers will discuss the impact that global warming will have on New York State, how this will affect government services, the economy, land use and development, and what needs to be done in New York.

The event is presented by State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef, who will moderate. There will be a one-hour public question and answer period. For more information and directions contact Galef’s office at 914-941-1111 or email galefs@assembly.state.ny.us.