How to access environmental information from state and local government in New York

Steps to increase your own local knowledge of environmental information and find useful materials.

This sheet produced by the Clean Air Action Network provides tools for finding local environmental information in the state of New York. It includes websites and phone numbers that provide access to information, and it describes the process of attaining records.

Public information can take a long time to process and obtain, but it is important to know your access rights and be patient as you request information. Reach out to CAAN with any questions.