REMINDER: Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board to meet August 24

Raleigh

RALEIGH – The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board will hold its meeting Monday, August 24, remotely via teleconference. The public is invited to listen to the meeting online or by phone.

Primary topics as shown on the meeting agenda include Executive Order 143 and a presentation by one of the Board members about his work with COVID-19 in environmental justice communities.

WHO:             Secretary’s Environmental Justice and Equity Advisory Board

WHAT:          Board Meeting via teleconference (WebEx)

WHEN:          Monday, August 24, from 3 to 5 p.m. A public comment period will be held from 5 to 6 p.m.
                        To sign up to provide comments, email ej@ncdenr.gov.

To attend via WebEx, go to the following website:
https://ncdenrits.webex.com/ncdenrits/onstage/g.php?MTID=e4071d11727a6e639ed13796e12e0c54a  
Meeting number:  161 731 5807
Event password: 1894
Phone: +1-415-655-0003 US TOLL
Access code: 161 731 5807

The Board’s 16 members were selected from across North Carolina and represent the diverse cultures of the state. To view a full list of the Board’s members go to: https://deq.nc.gov/outreach-education/environmental-justice/secretarys-environmental-justice-equity-board.

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