Webinars on Proposed Air Pollution Rule for Tribes and EJ Communities in 12 states

******From a Listserve at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ******

On November 9th and 10th, 2020, EPA will host informational webinars for tribes and indigenous peoples and environmental justice communities, respectively. These webinars will cover the proposed Revised Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) Update for the 2008 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS). These webinars provide tribes and indigenous peoples and environmental justice communities in 12 states (Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia) affected by the rule an opportunity to ask questions and/or provide feedback concerning facilities in their community that may be subject to this rule.


Webinar Details:

Dates:                 Tribal Webinar – November 9, 2020


Environmental Justice Webinar – November 10, 2020


Time:                   2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (for both)


How to Participate: Registration is required. To register, please visit: https://www.epa.gov/csapr/forms/upcoming-webinars-proposed-revised-cross-state-air-pollution-rule-update. You will have the option of joining by either a computer link or by telephone (not both).


These webinars are informational and not a public hearing. The virtual public hearing will take place on November 12, 2020. EPA is also accepting written comment on the proposal until December 14, 2020.


For more information on the Revised CSAPR Update Rule, affected states, the public hearing, and submitting a comment on the proposal, please visit https://www.epa.gov/csapr/revised-cross-state-air-pollution-rule-update. If you have questions, please contact Kimberly Liu at kimberly.liu@epa.gov.


We look forward to your participation and encourage you to share this invitation with others who may be interested.


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