Citing ‘Bombshell’ Report, Senator Refutes Coast Guard Barge Proposal

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East Dutchess Daily Voice: Citing a “bombshell” report released by Pace University, New York State Sen. Sue Serino has joined the cacophony of elected officials in the Hudson Valley that are protesting a proposal from the Coast Guard that would create anchorage sites for barges along the Hudson River.

Since the Coast Guard announced a proposal that would include the installation of 16 anchor berths across 715 acres on the water between Yonkers and Dobbs Ferry, it has come under fire from local, county and state officials.

In September, the Westchester County Board of Legislators unanimously passed a resolution opposing the Coast Guard’s plan, which would include the installation of 16 anchor berths across 715 acres on the water between Yonkers and the Dobbs Ferry Train Station.   Read more.

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