Category Archives: New York Waterway ferry boat pollution

Diesel exhaust fumes cause cancer, WHO says

Update November 12, 2018- Netflix has a series called Dirty Money. Episode 1 was about the

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The medical consequences of ferry boat diesel exhaust pollution to children’s lungs

Update November 12, 2018- Netflix has a series called Dirty Money. Episode 1 was about the Volkswagen diesel engine emissions scandal where the company rigged their engines to

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CB1 meeting discusses New York Waterway air pollution

September 6, 2011 By Steven Greer, MD BatteryPark.TV was invited by CB1 BPC Chairwoman Linda Belfer to present the video of the New York Waterway ferry boat pollution and discuss the results of our investigation to date. During the meeting, … Continue reading

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Miracle in Battery Park: Violent felons hawking bogus statue of liberty tickets banished

December 26, 2017- The Daily News reports, “After several years of the Battery being filled with

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NY Waterway is the root of the ferry boat horn noise

Update December 16, 2017- As BPTV reported years ago, below, the NY Waterway ferry

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Ferry boats get less annoying horns

June 27, 2017- For years, BatteryPark.TV championed the cause of BPC residents at 2 River Terrace

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Look for party boats to dock at Pier-A soon

Picture of a ferry boat that crashed into the slip by the Irish Memorial May 11, 2017- by Steven Greer BPTV has reported over the years on the numerous attempts by the ferry boat and tour boat industry

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Kayak nuts trying to compete with large seagoing vessels

Update August 30, 2016- Some kayak nuts thinking they have as much right to the Hudson as

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New Yorker Magazine covers our story on kayak activists

July 23, 2013- By Steven E. Greer, MD In the July 29th edition of New Yorker Magazine, journalist Nick Paumgarten covered our

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NY Waterway ferry boat crashes

July 23, 2016- As BP.TV has warned many times before, one of those dangerous NY Waterway ferry boats

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City EDC strikes deal to cut noisy helicopter flights in half

Update April 2, 2016- Starting tomorrow, tourist flights will be banned on Sundays.

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Durst and his Yellow Water Taxi’s get the boot by Mayor De Blasio

March 11, 2016- Now, it is clear why real estate developer Doug Durst is such an advocate for

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New York Times picks up our story about Goldman Sachs ferry boats

Update February 20, 2013 The NYT picked up our story and added more details.

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Ferry boat crashes at Vesey Street slip

Update August 15, 2015 (10:40 AM)- We arrived at the ferry slip at approximately 10:30 AM

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NY Waterway ferries still polluting

August 9, 2015- The ferries that land in BPC have had their diesel engines retrofitted to pollute less, thanks to

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Another ferry boat accident

August 13, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD BatteryPark.TV has extensively reported on how the NY Waterway and other

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NY Waterway ferries breaking the law again

June 29, 2015- I was walking on the esplanade behind Gateway, south of North Cove Marina,

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Correction: NYPD Highway Patrol screaming at drivers in Battery Tunnel traffic stings

April 12, 2015- We have a major correction to make. The agency making this noise is not the

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City’s EDC head, Kyle Kimble, steps down, dealing blow to Howard Hughes Corp’s Seaport and tourist helicopters

March 25, 2015- The WSJ is reporting that head of the EDC, Kyle Kimball, is stepping down.

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A 21st Century Titanic waiting to happen on the Hudson

February 25, 2015- The East River ferry boats have been stopped due to the ice. However,

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