I received this from NYS DEC yesterday. I placed a copy of the proposed regulations at http://www.altheating.com/Part247ProposedRule.pdf "Dear Stakeholders: Attached are copies of DEC's proposed regulation for outdoor wood boilers (Part 247) and the hearing notice that will appear in the State Register today. The DEC will hold 11 hearings as follows: June 3: Watertown June 7: Stony Brook June 8: Albany June 9: Pomona June 10: Herkimer June 14: Batavia June 15: Cortland June 16: Belmont June 17: Dunkirk June 21: Staatsburg June 23: Saranac Lake All hearings will begin at 6:00pm. Informal public information sessions will be held at each location beginning at 5:00 pm. The locations of the hearings are included in the hearing notice. The public comment period ends on July 2, 2010."