Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

June 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be on June 21 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Senator Charles D. Cook County Office Building, Board Room, Main Floor, 111 Main Street, Delhi, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

The Health Research Science Board will hold a business meeting from 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at the New York State Department of Health, Metropolitan Area Regional Office, Conference Room 4C, 90 Church Street, New York, NY.

A videoconferencing site will be available at:

  • NYS DOH Wadsworth Center, Biggs Laboratory, Sturman Conference Room, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY.

The Board solicits, receives and reviews applications for awards from the Breast Cancer Research and Education Fund.

To attend this meeting, please contact staff at 518-474-7002 or HRSB@health.ny.gov by Monday, June 20, 2016. Pre-registration is required to gain access to the meeting. Space is limited.

Attendees will be required to show photo ID upon entrance to the Department of Health locations.

An audio recording of the meeting will be available in approximately two business days following the meeting at: http://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/archive/index.htm

Thursday, June 23, 2016

The Medicaid Managed Care Advisory Review Panel (MMCARP) will meet via conference call originating from the offices of the New York State Department of Health in Albany. The call will take place from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

This advisory panel was created by Chapter 649 of the Laws of 1996 to monitor enrollment of Medicaid recipients in managed care plans and ensure access to care in these health care delivery systems.

Members of the public interested in participating will be able to do so by pre-arrangement. Please contact the Bureau of Program Implementation and Enrollment at (518) 473-1134 for more information.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be from 7PM-9PM at the Kaatskill Mountain Club at Hunter Ski Area, Mountain House Room, 62 Liftside Drive, Hunter, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.

July 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be held on July 7, from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., at the Town of Somers Town House, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

A public meeting will be held about the issuance of NYC’s 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination (FAD). NYC Watershed residents and other Watershed stakeholders are invited to participate.

The meeting will be held July 20 from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Pace University, Aniello Bianco Room, entrance at 3 Spruce Street, New York, NY.

Meetings will provide an opportunity for the public to learn about NYC’s watershed protection and partnership programs and the process for reviewing and reissuing NYC’s FAD. Verbal comments on NYC’s FAD will be welcome and should be limited to 3-5 minutes. Written comments may also be submitted. Public input from these meetings will help inform the development of programs for the 2017 FAD.

For more information, please contact the NYS Department of Health at 518-402-7650.