Breakfast Club

Environmental Breakfast Club

The Young/Sommer LLC Environmental Breakfast Club is an informal group of environmental professionals that meets monthly to discuss current environmental issues. Each meeting features a speaker on a topic of interest, a regulatory update, and an open forum.

The Environmental Breakfast Club meets on the first Friday of each month at the Radisson Hotel Albany (formerly Holiday Inn Turf) (building in back of main hotel) on Wolf Road in Colonie, New York (directions below) except in July and August. Meetings start at 7:30 a.m. The cost is $15 per person which includes a full breakfast buffet.

Help us make sure we have enough seats! Please make a reservation, and if your plans change and you can’t make it, let us know. We will try to accommodate walk-ins. Payment can be made by cash or check. To register, please fill out the Registration Form.

If anyone has any topics they would like to hear about or would like to present, please send your ideas to me at bwykes@youngsommer.com.

Next Meeting: April 7, 2017

Topic: SEQRA – Proposed Regulatory Changes

Presented by: Kevin M. Young, Esq., Partner at Young/Sommer LLC

 

Past Topics include:

March, 2017 – The Lesser Known Benefit of Green Infrastructure

February, 2017 – Closing of One Administration and Regulatory Predictions for the New Administration

December, 2016 – The Global Freshwater Crisis

November, 2016 – NYSDEC and its Response to PFOA

October, 2016 – Respirable Silica – OSHA’s Long Awaited Changes Are Here

September, 2016 – New PBS Regulations and UST Operator Exam

June, 2016 – The Emerging Contaminant PFOA Has Emerged

May, 2016 – Lead Based Paint Regulations

April, 2016 – Completion of Hudson River Dredging

 

 

 

 

 

 

Directions to the Holiday Inn:

From the East: Take I-90 West to Exit 1N/I-87 North. Exit I-87 at Exit 4 (Airport exit). Go right at the traffic light at the foot of the ramp. Get into the left hand lane. The Holiday Inn is on your left.

From the West: NYS Thruway Exit 24 to I-87 North. Exit I-87 at Exit 4 (Airport exit). Go right at the traffic light at the foot of the ramp. Get into the left hand lane. The Holiday Inn is on your left.

From the North: Take I-87 South to Exit 4 (Albany Airport). Make a left at the traffic light at the foot of the ramp, and a left at the next traffic light. Get into the right hand land and make an immediate right onto Wolf Road. Get into the left hand lane as the Holiday Inn is just up on the left.