July 12, 2006 RSS feed / Letters to the Editor

Aging Indian Point is a Disaster Waiting to Happen

Editor: Despite years of protests over the potential for a serious unforeseen accident occurring at the Indian Point Plant located just 40 miles north of New York City on 239 acres in Buchanan, Westchester County, New York, it's surprising that no e More...

Rte. 9D Scenic Byway Corridor Management Plan Completed

To the Editor: On behalf of the Steering Committee for the Route 9D Scenic Byway Corridor Management Plan I would like to extend our appreciation to the Town Board, the New York State Department of Transportation, and the residents of Philipstown wh More...

It's a Sign of the Times

Editor, An inflammatory emblem has been erected recently in the struggle over educating the young residents of Saint Basil Academy inside the Garrison school district. More...

Safety at the Farmers Market Pay Attention

Editor, Whatever happened to the crossing signs that were placed on Rt. 9D every Saturday morning last year to protect people trying to get to the Farmers Market? More...

Appreciates Philipstown Highway Department

Dear Editor: I am a resident of Foundry Pond Road (old timers may know it as Foundry Dam Road) in the North Highlands section of Cold Spring. This is a very steep and winding road leading up to the Village reservoir. More...

Proposes Renaming Indian Point to Honor Governor Pataki

Dear PCN&R, As Governor Pataki's term nears an end I think it would be appropriate to honor the man for all the pro-environmental legislation that he accomplished in New York State. Mr. More...

Could it Be the Gun Lobby?

Editor, There was a vote last week in Congress, just before the July 4th recess, on an amendment to previously-passed legislation that required trigger locks on all handguns sold in America More...

Petition Signed Urging Public Disclosure of Decision on Voting System in Putnam

To the Editor: A petition containing the following language, and signed by 224 Putnam County registered voters (Republican, Democratic, Independent, Conservative, and unaffiliated) was sent to our two Putnam County Election Commissioners, Robert Ben More...

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