Barbara Warren, RN, MS, Executive Director, Citizens’ Environmental Coalition
The workshop, the sixth and final one in the series, Climate,
Clean-up and Accountability at the West Valley Nuclear Waste Site
in 2021 will be held virtually, is free and is open to the public.
Federal and NYS major environmental laws were passed years
after the West Valley Nuclear site was …
Councilman David Rivera, Hunter Spitzer (City Inspections), Andrea O Suilleabhain and Sarah Wooton
Do you work with tenants who live in one- or two-unit homes?
The City of Buffalo may be contacting them to inspect their
apartments. They’re starting a new program to make sure apartments
are safe to live in within the City of Buffalo. How will this work?
What do tenants need to know? …
Councilman Mitch Nowakowski, Hunter Spitzer (City Inspections), Andrea O Suilleabhain and Sarah Wooton
Do you rent out a single or double property in the City of Buffalo?
Do you know landlords who do? The City of Buffalo is starting a new
inspection program that will impact some landlords. It’s called the
Proactive Rental Inspections (PRI) program. What does this mean for
those landlords? What …
Grace Andriette, Sue Lumadue, Sumathy Kumar, Adam Bojak, and Teresa Watson
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) launched in June
2021 to provide rental and utility relief to New Yorkers impacted
by the COVID-19 pandemic. But many things have changed since June
2021. The SCOTUS struck down a portion of the NYS eviction
moratorium, and then a new one was …
This is the sixth workshop in a series hosted by the The West
Valley Action Network. Register for the 9/28 session
here: https://bit.ly/3khZ7C7 This workshop features Patricia
K. Townsend, Ph. D. From her perspective as a social scientist, Dr.
Townsend will review highlights …
Language Access advocates! We have an opportunity to pass a law requiring language access in Erie County this year.The law would apply to all County government services and would require Erie County to provide free interpretation and translation for all County services in the top 10 languages.
Join us on the Public Good! On this week's show, we're joined by
our partner Shared Mobility, a Buffalo-based organization that
works to build innovative shared transportation programs and make
mobility more affordable, accessible, and equitable. With our guest
Tyler Madell, we discussed their …
This is the fourth workshop in a series hosted by the The West
Valley Action Network. Register for the 8/24 session
here: https://bit.ly/3D0RdFC To help stop invisible but long
lasting, dangerous radioactivity from getting into our air, water,
soil, food and environment join us for …
Punitive approaches to mental health crises - like policing and
jails - can have significant negative impacts on individuals and
communities. Explore what opportunities, resources, and programming
can be used in Erie County to shift the community response to
mental health needs away from the legal …