National Grid filed a petition with the New York State Public Service Commission (Commission) seeking to eliminate the restrictions that limits energy generation from its Port Jefferson (Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County) and Glenwood Energy (Town of Oyster Bay, Nassau County) Centers. 

Public Statement Hearing 

The Commission is seeking public comment on the petition. Interested members of the public are invited to attend the hearing and provide comments before an Administrative Law Judge. It is not necessary to make an appointment in advance, or present written material in order to speak, at the hearing. All comments given at the hearing will be transcribed and become. part of the Commission’s formal record. The hearing will remain open until everyone wishing to speak has been heard or other reasonable arrangements have been made.*

Please join us at the following locations:

DATE: March 21, 2017
TIME: 12:30 pm 
Location: Gold Coast Library Annex 
40 Rail Road Avenue Glen Head, NY 11545 


DATE: March 21, 2017
TIME: 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Glenwood Landing School Auditorium
60 Cody Avenue, Glen Head, NY 11545

DATE:March 22, 2017
TIME: 1:00 pm (afternoon hearing)
             6:00 pm (evening hearing)
LOCATION: Port Jefferson Village Hall Board room
121 W. Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777

*Disabled persons requiring special accommodations may place a collect call to the DPS’s Human Resources


Management Office at 518-474-2520. TDD users may request a sign language interpreter by placing a call through the New York Relay Service at 711 to reach DPS’s Human Resource Office. If you have difficulty understanding English, please call DPS at 1-800-342-3377 for free language assistance services.

Three Empire State Plaza Albany, NY 12223 • 10888-AskPSC1 • WNW.AskPSC.corn

Download the PSC Hearing 

All comments can be made at the public statement hearing held on March 21 and 22, 2017 or submitted through the methods below: 

• Via Mail/E-Mail: Submit comments electronically to Kathleen H. Burgess, Secretary, at secretary@dps .. ny,gov or by mail to Secretary Burgess at the New York State Department of Public Service, Three Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12223-1350. Comments delivered in these manners should reference the case number (17-E-0057).

• Via the Department Website: Comments may be entered directly into the case via the website, by entering the associated case number in the search option found· on the homepage. After opening the case, enter comments in the “Post Comments” section located at the top of the page.

• Call the Toll-free Opinion Line: Individuals may choose to submit comments by calling the Commission’s toll-free Opinion Line at 1-800-335-2120. This line is set up to receive in-state calls 24 hours a day. Callers should press “1” to leave comments about Case 17-E-0057. Comments received via the Opinion Line are not transcribed, but a summary is provided to the Commission for their consideration.