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.
During every state legislative session, NYLCV tracks and advocates for key bills that will affect our clean air, clean water, clean energy, public health, and natural resources as outlined in our annual policy agenda. This year, we had major environmental wins along with unfinished business as we look forward. Join our President, Julie Tighe and State Policy Director,…
Join us and our event partners for an evening of fun! On Thursday, June 9th at the Westhampton Beach Brewing Co., we’re hosting an informational session on everything offshore wind and jobs! Guests will get to know the proposed offshore wind farms, their environmental benefits, and the job opportunities expected on Long Island in the…
Join us with Climate Jobs NY Education Fund, Long Island Association, and The Long Island Federation of Labor for a happy hour event on offshore wind. Attendees will learn about the planned offshore wind projects and the labor and job opportunities expected on Long Island in the coming years as part of this emerging industry….
New York’s decision to lower its health advisory limit for PFOA and PFAS to 10 parts per trillion last August has pushed the issue of water quality to center stage across the state. To address this important topic, we and Suez are hosting a virtual public forum.
Join us for a happy hour event to learn about the planned offshore wind projects and the labor and job opportunities expected on Long Island in the coming years as part of this emerging industry. Due to COVID-19 capacity restrictions, only those registered for the event will be able to attend. We can accommodate both…
Join us for a webinar on the need to dump dirty diesel for cleaner, emissions-free electric school buses in the Hudson Valley region. Attendees will hear from experts on funding solutions and from advocates in the electric school bus movement.
Join us, the League of Women Voters of New York, and WE ACT for Environmental Justice for a webinar on ranked-choice voting. RCV will be implemented in a major citywide election for the first time this year. Participants will be trained on how the system works, how to fill out a ballot properly, and how the NYC government…
Join us and Columbia University’s Sabin Center for Climate Change Law for the fifth webinar in our series on meeting the goals of the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act. This webinar will focus on the manufacturing sector. Speakers: Heather Briccetti, The Business Council of NYS Luke Clemente, Bonded Concrete Matt Roberts, Sherrill Manufacturing Randy…
Join us for a webinar on why we should dump dirty diesel for cleaner buses. The State Department of Environmental Conservation is committed to allocating 40% of the Volkswagen settlement money towards cleaning up buses and President Biden has proposed a $20 billion federal investment for electric school buses. The time is now for communities like…