Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

June 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be from 7PM-9PM at the Kaatskill Mountain Club at Hunter Ski Area, Mountain House Room, 62 Liftside Drive, Hunter, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.

July 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be held on July 7, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., at the Town of Somers Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.

Thursday, July 14, 2016

The Bureau of Tobacco Control and The New York State Tobacco Use Prevention and Control Advisory Board will hold a meeting via videoconference from 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., in the Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower Building, 2876A Conference Room, Albany.

The videoconference may also be viewed at the department's satellite offices located at the following locations:

  • New York City Office Building, 90 Church Street 4th floor CR-C.
  • Rochester Office Building, 295 East Main Street 2nd floor.
  • Buffalo Office Building, 584 Delaware Street 3rd floor.

To attend the meeting at any of the sites, you must pre-register. Please provide Ann Whitfield-Green with advance notice by Thursday, July 7, 2016, of your anticipated attendance at any of the sites. She can be reached at (518) 474-1515 or cynthia.whitfield-green@health.ny.gov. She will provide you with further information and directions to the locations.

Seating is limited. Up-to-date photo identification is required for entry into any of the buildings.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be held July 20 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Pace University, Aniello Bianco Room, entrance at 3 Spruce Street, New York, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

The following is a list of Committees of the Public Health and Health Planning Council that will meet on July 21, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, Meeting Room 6, Albany.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail PHHPC@health.ny.gov. Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

JOINT MEETING OF THE HEALTH PLANNING COMMITTEE AND PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

The Committee will convene at 10:00 a.m.

Please contact Karen Madden at (518) 402-0935 or Sylvia Pirani at (518) 473-4223 if you have questions.

COMMITTEE ON ESTABLISHMENT AND PROJECT REVIEW

Responsible for reviewing the CON applications involving construction, service changes, establishment, and transfers of ownership. Reviews the establishment of fundraisers, corporate name changes, and changes in certificates of incorporation.

The Committee will convene immediately following the Joint Meeting of the Health Planning Committee and Public Health Committee meeting.

Please contact Colleen Leonard or Lisa Thomson at (518) 402-0964 if you have questions.

August 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

The Public Health and Health Planning Council's Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation will hold a meeting on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 10:00 a.m at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, Meeting Room 6, Albany.

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold its Full Council Meeting immediately following the Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation meeting at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, Meeting Room 6, Albany.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail PHHPC@health.ny.gov. Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.