As the Charleston Gazette reported, the WV DEP water rule proposal could increase cancer-causing discharges. That’s why environmental groups across the state are urging everyone to comment on the proposal, and to come out to a public hearing, tomorrow, August 9 at 6 p.m. in the Coopers Rock Training Room at WV DEP headquarters, 601 57th St. S.E., Charleston. You don’t have to speak if you don’t want to, but please come to the hearing to show support for clean, safe water!
Here’s a link to WVRC’s easy online way to comment. Please take a few moments to comment. If you what to make more extensive comments, below please find OVEC’s submission, which you can use to build your own comments.
You have until 8 p.m. tomorrow (August 9) to submit comments. You may e-mail them to: