Public Meetings

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The Long Island Sound Study is updating its management plan. In September, residents will have a chance to learn about the plan, known as the Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan, at three public meetings in Connecticut and New York. Most importantly, citizens will have the opportunity to provide comments and suggestions for the Update, which is expected to be completed in early 2015.The CCMP will provide guidance for LISS and its partners, including New York, Connecticut, and EPA, in restoration efforts for the next 20 years. The plan will include more than 100 actions to implement the CCMP. A draft copy of the plan should be available to review on the CCMP Update page by early September.


Two New York meetings are scheduled on Sept. 16 at:

  • “Yes We Can” Community Center,  141 Garden St, Westbury, from 1 to 3 p.m.
  • Rocking the Boat, 812 Edgewater Road, Bronx, from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Connecticut meeting will be held on Sept. 17 at:

  • Southern Connecticut State University, Adanti Student Center, room 301, New Haven. New Haven, from 2:30 to 4 p.m.

Information to register for the meetings is available on the  CCMP Update page. Also, the page has information on how to register for a webinar for municipalities that will be held on Sept. 11 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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