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Jamaica Bay Pipeline Moves Forward As Feds Issue Favorable Report; Public...

The controversial natural gas pipeline, proposed to run underneath the Rockaways, through Jamaica Bay, and into Floyd Bennett Field National Park, has been plodding...

Teens In Student Conservation Association Clean Up Gateway National Recreational Area

Teenagers, banded together in the Student Conservation Association (SCA), picked up shovels and handcarts and began cleaning up Jamaica Bay and other parts of...

Liberty Natural Gas Looking To Build Fuel Port Outside New York...

Local environmentalists were outraged at Liberty Natural Gas's proposed plan to place a fuel port 20 miles off the coast of New York Harbor....

Jamaica Bay Greenway Coalition Wants To Expand Bike Lanes In Southern...

The Jamaica Bay Greenway coalition is hoping to open new bike lanes across the city, including places like Midwood, Marine Park and Manhattan Beach....

Construction On The Jamaica Bay Pipeline Is Officially Underway

After months of protests, legal wrangling and more last-minute protests, the controversial Jamaica Bay Pipeline project is now in construction. According to a report by Gotham Gazette,...

Deadline For Jamaica Bay Pipeline Commenting Period Is Tomorrow, CARP Urges...

We've extensively covered the evolution of the proposed Jamaica Bay Pipeline, a project which would run a natural gas line through the Jamaica Bay wetlands,...

Jamaica Bay Gas Pipeline Project Takes Another Step Forward

The reality of the proposed Rockaways natural gas pipeline project came one step closer to fruition this week as Williams Transco, the company looking...

President Obama Approves Rockaways Pipeline Project

Issuing what appears to be the final nail in the coffin for opponents of the proposed natural gas Rockaway Pipeline Project, President Obama signed...

Photo: That’s No Hillside

This photo was snapped by a reader who writes: I snapped this photo on Friday. I'm standing on the cement path leading up to the...

Congress To Vote On Jamaica Bay Pipeline Today, Perhaps For The...

According to the legislative calendar for the House of Representatives, H.R. 2606, better known as the New York City Natural Gas Supply Enhancement Act or...

New Petition Against The Jamaica Bay Gas Pipeline Targets President Obama

Opponents of the proposed Jamaica Bay gas pipeline have crafted another petition to showcase their disdain for the plans, following the U.S. Senate's approval of the...

Jamaica Bay Pipeline Opponents Speak Out Following Senate Approval

We reported on Monday about the United States Senate giving the green light to H.R. 2606, clearing one of the last major hurdles to...

Jamaica Bay Pipeline Clears Another Major Hurdle, Closer To Becoming A...

The Jamaica Bay Natural Gas Pipeline is nearly a done deal. Legislation permitting the construction of the pipeline has passed the U.S. Senate, removing one of the last...

NY Times Weighs In On Jamaica Bay Pipeline

We've been covering the development and ramifications of the proposed Jamaica Bay Natural Gas Pipeline since this past April, and it seems that the...

Activists: Jamaica Bay Pipeline Could Open Up Other National Parks To...

Though the proposed installation of a natural gas pipeline beneath Jamaica Bay has sparked wide-ranging concerns from opponents - from environmental damage to the...