Policy Group Addresses Environmental Justice
Kocheisen, Carol, Nation's Cities Weekly
Major issues addressed by the Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee at their recent meeting in Tucson, Arizona included environmental justice, Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs), the role of states in the administration of the Clean Water Act, stormwater, CAFE, (corporate average fuel economy) standards for motor vehicles, global climate change, and market power.
Under the leadership of the EENR chair, Mayor Jim Naugle of Ft. Lauderdale, they completed their agenda and finalized recommendations which will be submitted to the full NLC membership in December.
Following a spirited discussion with Anne Goode, Director of EPA's Civil Rights Office, and …
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Publication information: Article title: Policy Group Addresses Environmental Justice. Contributors: Kocheisen, Carol - Author. Magazine title: Nation's Cities Weekly. Volume: 21. Issue: 40 Publication date: October 5, 1998. Page number: 6. © 2009 National League of Cities. COPYRIGHT 1998 Gale Group.
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