Past Event

Meeting 1

Study in Progress: Public Meeting
January 5, 2017 - January 6, 2017

Location: Best Western Plus Kingston Hotel and Conference Center
503 Washington Ave Kingston NY 12401

Thursday, January 5

Closed Session
8:30 to 10:15

Open Session

10:15 to 10:30
Introductions, Review of Meeting Agenda
Debra Knopman, Committee Chair, RAND Corp.

10:30 to 11:30
Overview of the New York City Water Supply
Paul Rush, Deputy Commissioner, NYC DEP

11:30 to 12:00
Filtration Avoidance Determination/Origin of Study
Dave Warne, Assistant Commissioner, NYC DEP

12:00 to 1:15
Working Lunch

12:30 to 1:15
Catskill Turbidity Program
Dave Warne, Assistant Commissioner, NYC DEP

1:15 to 1:45
Draft EIS for the Catalum SPDES permit
Kenneth Kosinski, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

1:45 to 2:45
Remarks from the Regulatory Community
Paul Rush, NYC DEP
Kenneth Kosinski, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Pamela Young, NYS Department of Health

2:45 to 3:00
Break

3:00 to 3:45
Effects of Climate Change on NYC Water Supply
Allan Frei, Hunter College, CUNY; Emmett Owens, NYC DEP

3:45 to 5:30
Open Mic Session


Friday, January 6

Open Session

8:00 to 9:30
Introduction to the Operations Support Tool
James Porter, Chief of Reservoir Operations, NYC DEP

9:30 to 9:45
Break

Closed Session

9:45 to 12:00

Open Session

12:00 to 1:30
Working Lunch Discussion with Sponsor

1:30 to 1:45
Break

Closed Session

1:45 to 4:30