February 27, 2017

Senator Gillibrand Statement On Hoosick Falls Village Board Of Trustees Decision To Table Proposed PFOA Settlement

Hoosick Falls, NY - U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand today issued the following statement after the Hoosick Falls Village Board of Trustees voted to table the current PFOA settlement and abstain from agreeing to the proposed legal agreement with Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International:

“I'm extremely pleased the Village Board tabled the inadequate proposal from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Honeywell International and am grateful for the advocacy of the residents of Hoosick Falls tonight. Democracy is at its best when citizens are engaged and have an active stake in their future. I stand ready to help the community in any way I can.”