Do you want to go back to a coal pile and a pot belly stove at every home. Every Street and Avenue in New York City have large high pressure gas service for every building . Compressed gas is now available and running many school buses, and trucks. Lets bring down more natural gas from upstate New York . Remember you pay more County Sales Taxes on oil products for your home heating. Plus all the Federal and State Road Taxes. View Comment
Example : Keep burning garbage!
The best Energy and Taxpayer in Peekskill Waste Managements generation company. And more Nuclear generation .
; 1in Peekskill a Taxpayer that just Just burn more garbage into cheap Energy. View Comment
Simple answers more pipe lines required. Not only Crude Oil but all refined products . To have 10,000 gallon oil and Gasoline tanker trucks go over the East River bridges Whitestone or the other bridges to Westchester is an accident waiting to happen. View Comment
Since there are not enough gas lines and no future gas exploration ,Heating with the high price of #2 heating oil , Can we buy a small Nuclear water pressurized Reactor for my furnace as an add on.? View Comment
Who removed the oil tank ? A proper clean up should require soil testing. If the soil is clean enough? There is plenty of funds and reserves in the Town and Parks budget to construct a gravel walking path with a grass area of new sod. The Community should be also asked do they want the property fenced off with Park Rules, and signage for a barbecue area like Downing Park. View Comment
Anyone that installs an above ground oil tank should have a building permit.
A concrete base slab should be required. The soil should be protected with a safety drip pan under the tank. Oil trucks pump about 50 gallons per minute . If the vent pipe is clogged with ice and insects the air vent pressure will crack a welded tank seam . Was there a vent whistle on the tank ? Or a gauge?
Bring back the 202 Egg Farm next to the Costco site with the cows, horses and the apple trees. The Mohansic Indians never complained about high taxes and the lack of sewers, water was free, and every one had a job.
RT. 202 is over built. View Comment
Its good news for safer roads, There will be less dead Deer and auto crashes .The DOT and our Highway Departments should keep a record on how many dead deer are always being picked up daily. Deer are not reported for insurance accident costs. View Comment
How about a Tree Law for the County and enforced in all Towns no tree or over hanging tree limbs with in twenty feet of any Roadway Primary Power Line . Most power lines go down on a road right of way.
This trimming will also keep the good old trees in better health. View Comment
Buyer Agent for Entergy ? Who supplied the fuel oil? Was the testing also done at the vendors fuel truck, and the oil truck supply terminal ? Why does my fuel oil tank at home get slugged up. We have to many air born bacteria which breaks down any substance into a goo . Did the Nuclear Inspectors check the fuel oil filters for dirty oil?
Its over one year since the Public Hearing . We were # 51 to speak. And written questions were submitted . We are waiting to hear who will certify and measure down stream water flows from this paved over site? Will they use real manhole flow metering? Will the Hunterbrook flooding overflows still be past over by the Town and the Chamber of Commerce . View Comment
Once again the Yorktown Zoning Board and Building Inspector has to be taken to all the State Courts to enforce the State Construction code and Town Building code . With a Mickey Mouse commercial garage site plan next to a simple plain home. How can the Town Board keep the same members on the Zoning Board ? When they Never say NO? There decisions never addresses the impact on adjoining property owners. Noise, landscaping , elevations , drainage, View Comment
Children should also have a safe play area. What about fence repairs to the many Tot play areas, Like on Douglas Drive where the fences have been broken by dirt bikes and vandalism the chains and locks are missing, The trees also need trimming . Now that the Dogs of Yorktown have an $8,000. Thousand $ fenced in a cleared out forested park wetland area with free town maintenance and snow removals.
Indian Point Nuclear electric generation Units 1, 2, & 3 since 1962 along with Con Ed. has stopped over a thousand oil tankers from going up the Hudson River. At the same time it has forced the shut down of many coal fired plants along the Hudson River Electric Grid . This clean Energy Generation must continue. View Comment