CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY — AUGUST 2, 2020 — New York State Senator Pete Harckham will receive the endorsement from the New York League of Conservation Voters (NYLCV) for his re-election during a news conference at 1 p.m. on Monday, August 3rd at Croton Point Park, near the gazebo, at Croton-on-Hudson, NY.
NYLCV President Julie Tighe will be present to make the endorsement, and Westchester County Legislator Catherine Borgia will introduce both Tighe and Harckham.
The leading sponsor of legislation among freshman senators in the 2019-2020 State Senate, Harckham recently had several major environmental bills passed by the State Legislature, including a bill that protects 40,000 miles of waterways that are used for drinking water, fishing and recreation, adding Class C streams to those waterways included the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Protection of Waters Regulatory Program.
Who: New York League of Conservation Voters President Julie Tighe; State Sen. Pete Harckham; Westchester Legislator Catherine Borgia; and local environmental advocates
What: A NYLCV endorsement for Pete Harckham’s re-election to the State Senate
When: 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 3
Where: Croton Point Park (next to the gazebo)
1 Croton Point Avenue
State Senator Harckham represents New York’s 40th District, which includes the towns of Beekman, Pawling and the village of Pawling in Dutchess County; the towns of Carmel, Patterson and Southeast, and the village of Brewster in Putnam County; and the city of Peekskill, the towns of Cortlandt, Lewisboro, Mount Pleasant, New Castle, North Salem, Pound Ridge, Somers and Yorktown, the town/village of Mount Kisco, and the villages of Briarcliff Manor, Buchanan, Croton-on-Hudson, Pleasantville and Sleepy Hollow in Westchester County.
Tom Staudter | Communications | Photographer | Office of NYS Senator Pete Harckham (SD-40).
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