NYLCVEF holds policy forums, candidate forums, and fundraising events across the state and throughout the year.

Our nonpartisan candidate forums, which take place in the weeks leading up to an election, bring candidates to their community so voters can learn more about their environmental policies. Our policy forums bring experts, advocates, and decision-makers together to develop solutions to local environmental problems.  Click on the events below to learn more about how you can join us.

May 22, 2024

Assembly District 109 Environmental Candidate Forum

Please join the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund and WAMC for a candidate forum for the NYS Assembly’s 109th District seat. This forum will be broadcasted live on WAMC from 3-4 pm. We ask that you please arrive by 2:30 in order to ensure you get to your seat before taping begins.  Thursday, May…

May 15, 2024

CD16 Environmental Candidate Forum

On Monday, May 20 at 4pm, NYLCVEF will be hosting an environmental candidate forum for CD16 in Southern Westchester.

June 27, 2023

Suffolk County Executive Environmental Candidate Forum

Join NYLCVEF on July 17 to learn about the Suffolk County Executive Candidates and their stances on environmental issues in Suffolk County!

April 5, 2021

A Greener City Hall: Conversations with NYC Mayoral Candidates

We convened New York City Mayoral candidates to share their views on a variety of sustainability issues in a series of taped interviews. We asked questions on issues including air quality, water quality, parks and open space, public transportation, climate adaptation, and green infrastructure. View the slideshow here. Watch our video of interviews and a special…

August 19, 2020

Climate Change Town Hall for Congressional District 1 and 2

Join us, Citizens Campaign for the Environment, and Students for Climate Action for a virtual Town Hall on Climate Change for NY Congressional Districts 1 & 2. The forum will feature 1st Congressional District candidates Congressman Lee Zeldin and Dr. Nancy Goroff, and 2nd Congressional District candidates Jackie Gordon and Assemblyman Andrew Garbarino.  Please register to receive the Zoom credentials to…

State Senate District 1 Environmental Candidate Forum

Join our virtual, nonpartisan forum for State Senate District 1, featuring candidates Anthony Palumbo (R) and Laura Ahearn (D).  This event is free and open to the public via Zoom. We will send out the Zoom credentials prior to the event to those that register. If you need more information please contact Joshua Klainberg at…

January 29, 2020

Queens Borough President Candidate Forum

Join us on February 12th, 2020 for our Queens Borough President Candidate Forum, where we’ll ask candidates where they stand on a range of environmental and sustainability issues.

December 20, 2018

NYC Public Advocate Environmental Candidate Forum

Join us at our environmental forum with Public Advocate candidates moderated by Politico New York’s Gloria Pazmino

October 1, 2018

NY’s 1st Congressional District Environmental Candidate Forum

We’re co-hosting this candidate forum in NY’s 1st Congressional District in collaboration with our partners at Citizen’s Campaign for the Environment, Defend H20 and Save the Sound.

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