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The protest was timed to coincide with the Albany County Legislature's swearing-in ceremony.
WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Environmentalists gathered outside the Albany County Courthouse New Year's Day to raise awareness about their efforts to stop an Albany County cement plant from burning tires for fuel.

WAMC photo by Dave Lucas

Environmentalists are doubling down on their efforts to prevent an Albany County cement plant from burning tires for fuel. 

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Environmentalists are on alert as the LaFarge Cement Plant in Southern Albany County makes a push to burn tires.

A crowded Coeymans town hall
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Following more than a year of discussion, the Albany County Town of Coeymans has passed a local law aimed at restricting air pollutants.