Meetings and Events

 

Climate Action Council Hearing on Bylaws Amendments

The New York State Climate Action Council held a public hearing on Monday, September 26, 2022 to receive oral comments on proposed amendments to the Climate Action Council Bylaws [PDF].

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Draft Scoping Plan Public Hearings

The Climate Action Council held 11 public hearings across the State to receive public input on the Draft Scoping Plan and advance work on a Final Scoping Plan to guide the implementation of the State’s nation-leading climate goals under the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (Climate Act). Nine in-person hearings and two virtual hearings were conducted.

Date Time Location Venue

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 

4:00 PM   

Bronx   

Bronx Community College   
Roscoe Brown Student Center   
Hall of Fame Playhouse   
2155 University Ave   
Bronx, NY 10453   

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Wednesday, April 6, 2022   

4:00 PM   

Brookhaven   

Brookhaven Town Hall   
1 Independence Hill   
Farmingville, NY 11738   

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Tuesday, April 12, 2022   

4:00 PM   

Binghamton   

Binghamton University 
Innovative Technologies Complex 
Symposium Hall   
85 Murray Hill Rd
Vestal, NY 13850

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Thursday, April 14, 2022   

4:00 PM   

Albany   

Empire State Plaza, Meeting Room 6   
Albany, NY 12242

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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

4:00 PM   

Syracuse   

SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry   
Gateway Center   
1 Forestry Drive   
Syracuse, NY 13210

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Wednesday, April 27, 2022

3:30 PM   

Buffalo   

Buffalo & Erie County Public Library   
Mason O. Damon Auditorium   
1 Lafayette Square   
Buffalo, NY 14203

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022   

4:00 PM   

Brooklyn   

New York City College of Technology   
The Theater at City Tech   
285 Jay Street   
Brooklyn, NY 11201  

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Saturday, May 7, 2022  

10:00 AM   

VIRTUAL   

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022 

4:00 PM   

Tupper Lake   

The Wild Center   
45 Museum Drive  
Tupper Lake, NY 12986   

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022   

4:00 PM   

VIRTUAL   

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Thursday, May 12, 2022  4:00 PM Peekskill

Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
1008 Brown Street
Peekskill, NY 10566 

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Climate Action Council Meetings

2022 Climate Action Council Meetings

Monday, December 5, 2022

A recording of the meeting will be posted on the Climate Act website within three days of the meeting, or as soon as practicable.

Upcoming Meetings

  • Monday, December 19, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Previous Meetings

Monday, November 21, 2022
Monday, November 7, 2022
Tuesday, October 25
Thursday, October 13
Thursday, September 29
September 13, 2022
August 23, 2022
July 11, 2022
May 26, 2022
April 18, 2022
March 3, 2022

2021 Climate Action Council Meetings

December 20, 2021

December 6, 2021

November 30, 2021

October 14, 2021

October 1, 2021

September 13, 2021

July 22, 2021

June 28, 2021

June 8, 2021

May 10, 2021

April 12, 2021 

February 26, 2021

January 19, 2021

2020 Climate Action Council Meetings

December 15, 2020

November 24, 2020

October 8, 2020

August 24, 2020

June 24, 2020

View the second meeting in the video below.

Additional Resources

March 3, 2020

View the first Climate Action Council meeting in the video below.

Climate Action Council Subgroup Meetings

The Climate Action Council has agreed to form three subgroups to work through several issues in depth and bring what they feel could be consensus positions for the Council to consider. The subgroups are NOT decision-making bodies; all decisions will continue to be made at the Council level. Subgroup meeting summaries are posted below.

Alternative Fuels

Economywide Strategies

Gas System Transition

June 2, 2022

June 23, 2022

July 6, 2022

August 3, 2022

August 17, 2022

August 31, 2022

September 12, 2022

September 16, 2022

September 20, 2022

October 5, 2022


Scoping Plan Feedback Sessions

2022 Scoping Plan Feedback Sessions

November 1, 2022

Local Government, Transportation, Waste

November 3, 2022

Land Use, Agriculture and Forestry, Just Transition, and Adaption and Resiliency

November 14, 2022

Gas Transition, Buildings, Health, Industry

November 17, 2022

Economywide Strategies, Electricity, and Climate Justice