Oswego, NY – The International Joint Commission is defending its proposed plan to regulate water flows and water levels on the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario. WRVO's Chris Ulanowski spoke to the agency's spokesman, Frank Bevacqua.
Oswego, NY – New York officials are questioning why the International Joint Commission failed to propose a more environmentally sensitive plan to regulate the water flow of the St. Lawrence River and the water level on Lake Ontario. WRVO's Chris Ulanowski spoke to NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Assistant Commissioner for Water Resources about the I-J-C's proposed "Plan 2007" and its anticipated effects. ( go to www.ijc.org/LOSL documents for detailed information)
Syracuse, NY – Syracuse-area Congressman Jim Walsh says his Syracuse Neighborhood Initiative Program has been an outstanding succcess. He explained to WRVO's Chris Ulanowski the findings of a new study on the program.
Oswego, NY – Supporters of expanding New York's bottle deposit law are urging New York State lawmakers to adopt the measure as the deadline looms for a new state budget. WRVO's Chris Ulanowski spoke to Laura Haight of the New York Public Interest Research Group.
Oswego, New York – Questions have been raised over Governor David Paterson's hotel spending.
Paterson reportedly spent more than $2,000 on hotel rooms in Albany since becoming Lieutenant Governor, even though he owns a home 20 minutes outside the capitol. The rooms were paid for with a state issued credit card.
Paterson says he needed to be close to the capitol to attend early morning meetings with then Governor Spitzer.