Category Archives: Action-Alerts

Fracking Quakes to be topic of Feb 17 NYC Council Meeting – Come to Support our Issue and Participate

On Friday, February 17, New York City Councils Committee on Environmental Protection will hold a hearing regarding “Geophysical Evaluation of Infrastructure Risks of Natural Gas Production on New York City”. In other words, this is about how underground faults and fracking-induced … Continue reading

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More Obama gifts to drillers: ‘We are the Saudi Arabia of natural gas’

To a crowd in Las Vegas on Thursday, Obama pronounced “We are the Saudi Arabia of natural gas.”  Is that supposed to be a good thing?  Do the people Saudi Arabia seem happy now? Even though Obama pays lip service to … Continue reading

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January 26, 2012: Welcome Governor Cuomo and His Fellow Democratic Governors to NYC

United for Action is holding a rally with our friends at Frack Action to welcome the Democratic Governors Association to New York City, fracktavist-style. The Democratic Governors Association is holding its Winter Policy Conference in Manhattan. This is a chance … Continue reading

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January 23, 2012: Take a Bus to Albany for Day of Action Visiting Legislators

Join people and organizations from across New York State to rally and talk with legislators about fracking. The day will start with a rally in the Legislative Office Building and will be followed by legislative visits to inform legislators our … Continue reading

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Press Conference at City Hall Today January 11th at 1:00 PM

Today January 11, 2012 is the deadline for submitting comments to New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) on the draft environmental impact statement (SGEIS).  Come and stand in solidarity and join our press conference today at 1:00 pm … Continue reading

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Trenton NJ Nov 21 – Come to the DRBC Training and Meeting

Come to the meeting of the Delaware River Basin Commission and help us show our strength as they vote to approve their proposed regulations to put 22,000 gas wells in the Delaware River Basin, the source of fresh drinking water … Continue reading

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NYC Nov 15 Mass Meeting to Ban Fracking

WHAT: Get involved in outreach & organizing for the Department of Environmental Conservation’s public hearing on fracking being held on November 30 in Manhattan. Learn about ways to help make the hearing a powerful show of influence to ban fracking … Continue reading

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NYC Nov 13 Governor Cuomo Press Event

On Monday November 14th, please join us for a press event with faith, student, and community leaders to urge Governor Cuomo to VOTE NO on fracking in the Delaware River Basin! When: Monday, November 14, 12 Noon Where: Governor Cuomo’s … Continue reading

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Nov 17 – Get on the Bus to Binghamton

On Thursday, November 17th, we are running a bus sponsored by our friends at the Sierra Club to the DEC Hearing in Binghamton. The bus leaves at 8:30 am and returns around 8:00 pm in the evening. We’ll be attending … Continue reading

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DEC SGEIS Comment Action Center

Submit Comments to DEC on the SGEIS by 5:00 pm January 11, 2012! We want the DEC to receive as many comments as possible on its Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement which paves the way for fracking in NY State.  … Continue reading

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