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Please note: this meeting has been deferred.
Meeting Name: Committee on Environmental Protection Agenda status: Deferred
Meeting date/time: 12/11/2019 Deferred Minutes status: Deferred  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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Int 1591-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Commissioner of Environmental Protection to conduct a study to determine if a new wastewater treatment facility can be constructed on Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law requires the department to conduct a study to ascertain whether a new wastewater treatment plant can be constructed on Rikers Island. The study must be completed within one year from enactment and results of the study shall be made publicly available on the department website.   Action details Not available
Int 1592-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Department of environmental protection and Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law requires jurisdiction over Rikers Island to be transferred to the Department of Environmental Protection for renewable energy generation or other environmental purposes at the appropriate point when the population of detainees subsides. In the interim, the Department of Environmental Protection would be authorized to begin developing plans for renewable energy generation, wastewater treatment or other beneficial environmental purposes at said island.   Action details Not available
Int 1593-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Direct the mayor’s office of sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage are practical on Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law requires that the department undertake a feasibility study designed to ascertain whether different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage are practical on Rikers Island   Action details Not available