Election Day is less than three weeks away. Thursday, advocates and elected leaders from Western New York came together to rally in support of Proposal 2, an environmental rights amendment to the state's constitution.
On November 2, New York voters will decide whether to add a sweeping amendment to the bill of rights in their state constitution: “Each person shall have a right to clean air and water and a healthful environment.”
August 5, 2021 – Environmental Advocates NY Executive Director Peter Iwanowicz highlights an election campaign to build support for a constitutional referendum on the ballot this fall that would guarantee a right to clean air and water and a healthful environment.
A collection of environmental groups and labor leaders on Tuesday announced a campaign to push for the final passage of an amendment to New York's state constitution that would guarantee a right to clean air and water.