Rochester Green Business Network

Covering SEQRA, Solid Waste, Air Pollution, and Brownfields Laws

Wednesdays, September 15, 2004,
7:00-9:15 p.m.

Nazareth College
4245 East Avenue, Pittsford NY
Room 82, Smyth Hall

Heading north on Rt 96 (East Ave) turn left onto North Campus Drive - the first left after the traffic light at the southern entrance to the college
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Law Course Flyer


Fee and Registration

CEI's award-winning environmental law course will feature four selected topics with a thirty year retrospect, highlighting CEI's 30th anniversary year. Presenters will include environmental attorneys and local officials and practitioners. Each session will provide a general overview of the laws, example(s) of the law in practice, and a current "hot" issue related to the law. The law course is scheduled for Wednesdays September 15, 22, 29 and October 13 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at Nazareth College in Pittsford. Beginning with the September 15 session topics will be Environmental Review Acts (SEQR), Solid Waste, Air Pollution, and Brownfields and Superfund legislation.

This program will be of value to municipal officials, business owners, attorneys, architects, contractors, realtors, consultants, and interested citizens.

Please feel free to print out or forward the Environmental Law Course flyer to friends and associates who would be interested in attending this course. You can also contact CEI at 262-2870 to receive free brochures.


Time Date September 15 September 22 September 29 October 13
Topic SEQRA Solid Waste Air Pollution Brownfields
7:00 Overview TBD Terry Richman, Esq., Underberg & Kessler LLP Scott Turner, Esq., Nixon Peabody LLP Linda R. Shaw, Esq., Knauf Shaw LLP
7:45 Retrospect SEQRA After 30 Years - Has It Met Expectations?
Alan J. Knauf, Esq., Knauf Shaw LLP
The Solid Waste Management Revolution in Monroe County
Russell Rutkowski, P.E., Assoc. Engineer Solid Waste, Monroe County Dept. of Environmental Services
The Quest for Cleaner Air in the Rochester Region
Thomas Marriott, P.E., Regional Air Pollution Control Engineer, NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation
Brownfield Redevelopment in Rochester
Mark Gregor, Manager of Environmental Quality, City of Rochester Dept. of Environmental Services
8:35 Case Study Marketplace Mall - A "Groundbreaking" Test of SEQRA
Peter Bush, Esq., former Regional Director, NYS Dept. of Environmental Conservation, and Montieth Estes, Esq., Boylan Brown Code Vigdor & Wilson LLP
Recycling Challenges in Monroe County
Joseph P. Marron, Resource Recovery Mgr., Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Transportation Implications of Our Ozone Non-attainment Designation
Richard Perrin, Executive Director, Genesee Transportation Council
CSX Spill
Thomas Walsh, Esq., Hiscock & Barclay; Alan Knauf, Esq.; and Mark Gregor

Registration Information

REGISTRATION: Please fill out the Registration Form, provide full contact details including name(s), affiliation, address, phone and email address and send to CEI. You can register by mail, fax or email but you must send a check or voucher payable to "Center for Environmental Information" to:

Center for Environmental Information,
55 St.Paul Street, Rochester, NY 14604.
Phone: 585-262-2870;
Fax: 585-262-4156;

Fees (all per person) Fees include admittance and written materials.

Discounted Fees (all per person) Individual CEI and RGBN Members (see Membership Bonus), or three or more from the same organization registering together:

Students (attach copy of current I.D.):

Membership Bonus. Join the Center for Environmental Information now and be eligible to take the member discount on this course! Support CEI's free public information services.

Membership Levels are:

$25 - Basic
$50 - Family/Sustaining
$100 - Maple Society
$200 or more - Oak Society

For information on Rochester Green Business Network (RGBN) rates contact CEI.

PAYMENT: Check or voucher must accompany registration. If you are submitting a voucher, a $10 invoicing fee should be added to the registration fee. Make checks payable to Center for Environmental Information.

Please mail the registration form with your payment to:

Center for Environmental Information, 55 St.Paul Street, Rochester, NY 14604. Phone: 585-262-2870; Fax: 585-262-4156; E-Mail:

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