• NYC Sierra Club sends letter to Mayor Adams in support of ZEV NYC Act

    Dear Mayor Adams, Please find the linked coalition letter, led by the Sierra Club and the Union of Concerned Scientists, urging you to continue your efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions by supporting the ZEV (Zero- Emission Vehicle) for NYC Act (Int. 0279-2022).  In tandem, we are asking the NYC Council, and the legislation’s 40 cosponsors, to pass […]

  • Mark your calendar for our two upcoming events on 01-26-23 and 02-02-23

    Save the Dates!   From the New York Metropolitan Region Carbon-Free, Nuclear-Free Committee Co-Chairs: Michel Lee and Catherine Skopic   The Sierra Club New York City Group asks you to save the date for our two upcoming events: On Thursday, January 26th, 2023:  Dr. Helen Caldicott MD, a luminary who greatly influenced the founding of the Physicians […]

  • Attention New Yorkers: Help Enforce the Plastic Bag Ban

    As of Monday, October 19, 2020, New York State banned single-use plastic bags. If you see a store handing out free plastic bags at the check out counter, please write a report to let the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation know so they can follow up to enforce the law. This initiative is […]